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1925-S $20 OR DOUBLE EAGLE

PCGS No: 9182

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 3,776,500
Proofs: 0

Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens (modified by Charles E. Barber)

Diameter: 34 millimeters

Metal content:
Gold - 90%
Other - 10% 

Weight: 516 grains (33.4 grams)

Edge: |******E|*PLURIBUS*|UNUM*****

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) above the date)

Notes:
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-68.

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries "The Rarities Sale", July 31, 2002, Lot 926, illustrated, sold for $16,100.00

PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7611, illustrated, sold for $14,375.00

NGC MS-63.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "The ANA 2001 National Money Show Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot 982, sold for $11,500.00

PCGS MS-62.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 593, illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-61.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8068, illustrated, sold for $6,037.50  From the Conrad Sommers Collection

ANACS Net MS-60, Unc Details, Cleaned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s, "Summer 2001 Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 9402, plated, unsold

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service