Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,739,000
Catalog: KM-74.3
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4360g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1176.87 (10/1/2014)
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1878 S $20 MS obverse 1878 S $20 MS reverse


  
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1878 S $20 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1630 1640 1650 1675 1725 1725 1840 1850 1900 2100 2150 2950 7350 28000 - - - - - - -
$ - - - - - - 3750 13900 - - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1491
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 64


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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/10/2004 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #24083, 24083/Lot# 12174 $924.60
8/8/2005 NGC MS 60   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #48, 53/Lot# 1637 $678.50
10/21/2007 NGC MS 61   Teletrade Auction 2438, 2438/Lot# 2320 $1,064.00
1/31/2010 PCGS MS 61   Goldberg January 31 - February 3, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 57/Lot# 2383 $1,782.50
10/30/2011 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131145/Lot# 23175 $1,782.50
5/30/2012 NGC MS 62   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 4419 $5,750.00
6/3/2013 PCGS AU 53   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1036 $1,755.00
2/3/2014 NGC MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(5), 1202/Lot# 8764 $1,762.50
4/13/2014 NGC AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/13/2014, 181/Lot# 175410 $1,650.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1878 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5726447218068969089169259931036109811381558381762637760119361857229204463637424676439
5966697498369009109199471007105611111278231146326762915214148221163492355657749770
000000919947100710561111127823114632676291521414822116349235565700
0000009229701021107711241418306454477261105441636025660406436495100
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2311
Owner: Grandman
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 1558
Owner: ftrifilio5
 
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