p style="text-align: justify;"This American coin has also broken the record of the world’s most expensive coin, which was sold in 2013 for 10 million US dollars. The surprising thing is that the double eagle of the year 1933 was the last gold coin in America. The coin was minted for circulation throughout the United States, but the US government decided against public use of the coin after Franklin D. Roosevelt removed America from the gold standard. After which all the coins were destroyed due to the order of the government. At the same time, this coin is considered rare because it was legally approved by the US government.
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Auction house Sotheby’s has recognized the rare and historic Double Eagle coin of 1933 as one of the most iconic coins in the world. Where in an Instagram post Sotheby’s wrote that ‘Meet the Holy Grail of Coins, earlier this morning in our #New York cellroom the fictional and elusive Double Eagle Coin of 1933 broke the auction record for the world’s most valuable coin, creating an astonishing 138 crore, which is the only example that the United States government legally allowed for private ownership’.
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