Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 30,000
Catalog: KM-74.1
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4360g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1238.11 (8/21/2014)
Diameter: 34mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1857 O $20 MS obverse 1857 O $20 MS reverse


  
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1857 O $20 MS
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Base $ 2650 3150 4000 5400 9250 9250 13750 20000 24000 35000 55000 67500 165000 - - - - - - - -
$ 11500 15000 22000 28000 40000 60000 75000 190000 - - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 133
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 62


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
10/8/1994 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 1994 October Long Beach Signature Sale #124, 124/Lot# 5726 $2,585.00
5/30/2005 PCGS AU 50   Goldberg May 30 - June 16, 2005 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 31/Lot# 1072 $4,140.00
6/9/2013 PCGS AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/09/2013, 78/Lot# 118836 $16,060.00
8/30/2013 NGC AU 53   Stack's Bowers The September 2013 Philadelphia Auction, 195/Lot# 3495 $15,098.75
1/8/2014 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(3), 1201/Lot# 5520 $35,250.00
8/5/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(2), 1208/Lot# 4078 $8,812.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1857 O $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base99711041219134414771949253329854394504358176248743189291152919960301654618071544112054115026118055
1032114212601388163421432683345446105301596066427930979514339233613550354634850471130441160350
00000026833454461053015960664279309795143392336135503546348504711304400
000000283439244826555961047036842910662171492676340841630899855011403500
1857 O $20 MS Prooflike
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Base7708589541057117012291342144719682244259527993099351839484442482370779641129131761924478
7998909881094118912661377162020602361266328993238366141124569557479311073114481199050
000000137716202060236126632899323836614112456955747931107311448100
000000141217942152247827312999337838044277469663258786118221605000
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Grade: AU 53
Points: 4394
Owner: Gazooty
 
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