The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagles have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these gold coins.

1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle

Specifications

Type: Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle
Year: 1907
Face Value: $20.00
Composition: 90% gold, 10% copper
Gold Weight: .9675 oz.
Total Weight: 33.436 grams
Current Gold Bullion Value: $1,965.02

The obverse side of the Saint-Gaudens double eagle was redesigned in 1907. For this year there are three types of double eagles- coins with ultra high relief, coins with high relief, and coins with Arabic numerals. Coins with ultra high relief or high relief have Roman numerals.

The US minted the 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with ultra high relief, the 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with high relief, and the 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with Arabic numerals.

Different rim varieties exist for the ultra high relief and high relief coins. For the ultra high relief coins, there is the plain edge variety and the lettered edge variety. For the high relief coins, there is the wire rim variety and the flat rim variety.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1907, Ultra High Relief Philadelphia ----
1907, High Relief Philadelphia 12,367
1907, Arabic Numerals Philadelphia 361,667

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in gold. The gold melt value for this coin is $1,965.02 as of February 26, 2024. This melt value is calculated from the current gold spot price of $2,031.03 per ounce.

The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with ultra high relief and the plain edge is a unique coin. It hasn't been sold recently, so therefore it's not currently possible to provide a price estimate.

The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with ultra high relief and the lettered edge is worth around $3,500,000 in proof condition.

The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with high relief and the wire rim is worth around $10,500 in very fine condition. In extremely fine condition the value is around $12,000. In uncirculated condition the price is around $15,000 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $25,000.

The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with high relief and the flat rim is worth around $10,500 in very fine condition. In extremely fine condition the value is around $12,000. In uncirculated condition the price is around $15,000 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $26,000.

The 1907 Saint-Gaudens double eagle with Arabic numerals is worth around $2,200 in very fine condition. In extremely fine condition the value is around $2,225. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,300 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $3,500.

Grading System

Very fine- Liberty's legs and toes show minor wear. The bald eagle's feathers and left wing are worn.

Extremely fine- The drapery lines on Liberty's chest are visible. There is wear on Liberty's left breast, knee, and below. The bald eagle's feathers on its right wing and breast are bold.

MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.

MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1908 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle