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: $1052.06 (8/4/2015)
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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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/10/2015

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1857 O $20 MS
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Base $ 2650 3150 3800 5100 9500 14000 18500 24000 39000 87500 220000 - - - - - - - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 136
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 62


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Grade
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8/16/2015 AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(2), 1223/Lot# 4454


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Grade
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Price
5/30/2005 PCGS AU 50   Goldberg May 30 - June 16, 2005 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 31/Lot# 1072 $4,140.00
1/3/2006 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2006 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Auction #394, 394/Lot# 3562 $20,700.00
1/5/2011 NGC XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(5), 1151/Lot# 7230 $4,887.50
10/18/2012 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(4), 1175/Lot# 6161 $14,100.00
1/9/2013 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(4), 1181/Lot# 5927 $17,625.00
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


NGC Registry

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