Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 636,445
Catalog: KM-74.1
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4360g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1150.26 (5/28/2015)
Diameter: 34mm
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1859 S $20 MS obverse 1859 S $20 MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/14/2014

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1859 S $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 1850 1925 1975 2200 2550 3550 4250 5200 7250 24000 39000 71000 - - - - - - -
$ 2800 - - - 8850 - - - - - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 767
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 62


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6/7/2015   Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1221/Lot# 5409


Auction Prices Realized

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7/27/2005 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2005 July San Francisco, CA (ANA) Signature Auction #382, 382/Lot# 10402 $19,550.00
12/31/2006 PCGS AU 53   Teletrade Auction 2306, 2306/Lot# 2002 $1,792.00
1/30/2011 NGC AU 50   Goldberg January 30 - February 3, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 62/Lot# 2220 $2,645.00
6/14/2011 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, 92/Lot# 9732 $3,737.50
2/12/2012 PCGS AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/12/2012, 7/Lot# 36005 $2,915.00
4/24/2013 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(7), 1184/Lot# 5988 $4,143.05
1/8/2014 PCGS MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(6), 1201/Lot# 7064 $9,987.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1859 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base7218068969961103115212611363216325483016328146946089996015570245873918462967101940104711107537
7498369291031111911881295162922912704310437525159737911830185752945247111759581028631056530
00000012951629229127043104375251597379118301857529452471117595810286300
00000013291896241928603192422356248669137002158134318550398894910378700
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Grade: AU 58
Points: 3016
Owner: ftrifilio5
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 3016
Owner: Grandman
 
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