</span><table border="0" align="center" width="95%" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1"><tr><td>Quote (WB2WIK @ Dec. 30 2002,15:27)</td></tr><tr><td id="QUOTE"> He thought for a minute, and said, "When I think about it, nothing, I guess. I've had these for 70 years, and I'm sure I didn't pay anything more for them than what's shown on the coins. Okay, you can have it for $20." So, I bought it. It may be worth $250 to a coin collector, but I'm not one. To me, it's worth $20. What I could buy with it at the grocery store, and nothing more.[/QUOTE]<span id='postcolor'> What could you really buy with it at the grocery store? Would most grocery stores even accept a double Eagle? Even if it says $20 on it, few people have ever seen one. You might have to take it to a gold dealer or coin dealer. Considering that a double Eagle has about $330 worth of gold in it, you'd be able to buy a lot of groceries.