Standing Liberty type (motto added)

U.S. Federal Issue
1908
Designed and engraved by Charles E. Barber (American (born in England), 1840–1917), Copied after Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American (born in Ireland), 1848–1907)


Mint: Denver, Colorado, United States

Accession Number

1975.390

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Coins

With Motto variety (design used 1908-1933)
Mintage 349,500
Obv.: Walking Liberty holding torch and branch, Capitol at left, rays behind. Stars around.
Above: LIBERTY At right: D/1908/monogram of ASG
Rev.: Flying eagle to left, rays behind. Above: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA/TWENTY DOLLARS below: IN GOD WE TRUST
Rim: E PLURIBUS UNUM

Credit Line

Gift of Stack's