Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 20
Catalog: KM-74.2
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4360g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1095.21 (8/28/2015)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1874 $20 PF obverse 1874 $20 PF reverse


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Description & Analysis

While regarded as a common date among business strikes in the Type Two series, proof examples are very rare, as one would expect. Only 20 proofs were struck, and it is estimated that a mere seven to nine examples are known today in all grades.

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1874 $20 PF
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 5
Low Grade: 62
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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8/5/2000 NGC PF 64   Heritage Auctions Philadelphia 2000 Bullet Sale #234, 234/Lot# 760 $51,750.00
1/5/2011 NGC PF 64   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(3), 1151/Lot# 5283 $172,500.00
1/3/2012 NGC PF 64   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2012 January 4-8 US Coins & Platinum Night FUN Signature Auction- Orlando Session(5), 1166/Lot# 5072 $218,500.00
1/7/2015 NGC PF 65   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2015 January 7 - 12 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Session(2), 1216/Lot# 4404 $211,500.00
6/4/2015 PCGS PF 62   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1221/Lot# 4372 $56,400.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1874 $20 PF
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Base21242585286030093149398448885367640074318200868692349918107881434716842185052044321965280231
227826772910305634274285504857116744768783628869946210208119741517917396191512095023984280230
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00000052076056708779448524905196901049813161160101795119797214582600400
1874 $20 PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base22332710299431493294415750895582664477048494899295541025511147147901734019039210192602411
23922805304631973582446852535936699779678660917997881055212361156401790619699226872602410
00000052535936699779678660917997881055212361156401790619699226872602400
000000541862907351823188269367100211085013576164901847320359243562602400
1874 $20 PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2385288531833345349643965367587969828082889994159997107211164315400180261977421809111
25522984323733953796472055386247734983549071960910238110281289516275186092045221809110
00000055386247734983549071960910238110281289516275186092045221809100
00000057086614771586279243980310480113361414817151191912113121809100
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