Jump to content
House Price Crash Forum
Sign in to follow this  
Night Owl

1933 Double Eagles

Recommended Posts

This is kind of old news but it totally passed me by. I am posting it as a new topic to highlight it - I think perhaps there is a bit of interest in gold coins on this forum ;) The interview is really good by the way - gives you a bit of background on the events of 1933 and outlawing the hording of gold. Here is the thread where I posted a reply:

Gold (again) - What Would The Govt Do..., ...if I spent £££ on it? Options

and here is the reply:

Wow!! 10 of them!! Thanks for bringing this up, it had totally passed me by. If you want to know about the 1933 double eagle, I highly recommend downloading this interview with David Trip - it is historical, highly entertaining and nothing about gold ramping or anything:

Illegal Tender

Try and resist following these links until you have listened to the above interview as it spoils the story:

wikipedia

Guardian article

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

the 1933 is the rarest and most expensive coin there is.

only a handfull were ever made, and the fed has arrested people for having these, however one guy was able to fight his case in court and was after paying a percentage to the government able to keep and thus auction the coin.

i believe it made somewhere in the region of 10 mill usd

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • 302 Brexit, House prices and Summer 2020

    1. 1. Including the effects Brexit, where do you think average UK house prices will be relative to now in June 2020?


      • down 5% +
      • down 2.5%
      • Even
      • up 2.5%
      • up 5%



×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.