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: $1097.92 (8/30/2015)
Diameter: 34mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1857 O $20 MS obverse 1857 O $20 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

Description and Analysis coming soon.

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/10/2015

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1857 O $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 2650 3150 3800 5100 9500 14000 18500 24000 39000 87500 220000 - - - - - - - -
$ - - 22000 - 45000 - - - - - - - -

The World Coin Price Guide is independently compiled by Krause Publications’ NumisMaster. NGC makes this information available to its website visitors as a free service, but in no way does the information provided represent NGC’s official opinion or policy. For example, varieties listed in the World Coin Price Guide may not necessarily be recognized by NGC. Please contact NGC Customer Service with any questions.

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 138
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 62


Upcoming Auctions

A random selection of NGC coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
9/20/2015 VF Details  Heritage Auctions 2015 September 17 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1224/Lot# 5213


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/23/2007 NGC AU 58   Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 3413 $22,425.00
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
2/3/2014 PCGS XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1202/Lot# 5405 $10,575.00
5/20/2015 PCGS XF 40   Stack's Bowers The Rarities Sale, 6109/Lot# 77 $10,281.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1857 O $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base252528343080336538525049526459226616731787681037211643157151702719960301654618071544112054115026118055
2628291631753527425151215483615368507801930310796130001615218005233623550354635850471130451160360
00000054836153685078019303107961300016152180052336235503546358504711304500
00000057036385708382849837112191435816590189822676340842630899855111403500
1857 O $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base7708589541057117012291342144719682244259527993099351839484442482370779641129131761924478
7998909881094118912661377162020602361266328993238366141124569557479311073114481199050
000000137716202060236126632899323836614112456955747931107311448100
000000141217942152247827312999337838044277469663258786118221605000
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: AU 53
Points: 6616
Owner: Gazooty
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

NGC-Certified Registry Rarities Highlight Heritage’s December Houston Coin Auction

11/20/2008  — Heritage Auction Galleries offers 7,000 lots in its Houston Signature® Auction.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer