Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 727,000
Catalog: KM-74.3
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4360g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1257.56 (7/30/2014)
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1881 S $20 MS obverse 1881 S $20 MS reverse


  
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1881 S $20 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1630 1640 1650 1675 1725 1725 1840 1850 1900 2000 2100 2950 6450 22500 - - - - - - -
$ 1775 1850 1860 1950 2100 2200 3850 8800 26000 - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 714
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 63


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8/9/2014 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 8763


Auction Prices Realized

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8/19/1995 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions 1995 ANA Sale #139, 139/Lot# 7964 $605.00
1/5/2005 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1984, 1984/Lot# 2145 $577.50
2/5/2006 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 1318 $3,450.00
1/3/2007 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2007 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Coin Auction #422, 422/Lot# 6368 $1,667.50
7/23/2007 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 161, 166/Lot# 2272 $810.75
9/7/2011 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2011 September Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(5), 1159/Lot# 8920 $2,185.00
3/17/2013 PCGS AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/17/2013, 66/Lot# 105169 $1,772.10
6/3/2013 PCGS AU 55   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1044 $1,755.00
7/27/2013 PCGS MS 61   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 5367 $2,408.75


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1881 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base57264472180689690892093310951193132714101707374753677137107481640125334395726244464374
5966697498369009129249871127123713541509238742875957834012632193783008047196630870
000000924987112712371354150923874287595783401263219378300804719600
0000009281041116012821382160830674827654795441451622356348265482000
1881 S $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33339539669789931162126414041490179939125582740111106168902600840508637561
33331995797098310491196131014321593250344686188863613034199293084148257637560
0000009831049119613101432159325034468618886361303419929308414825700
0000009881105123013571461169632075025679498711496222968356745600600
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 4287
Owner: Grandman
 
Grade: AU 55
Points: 1193
Owner: NewByzantium
 
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