Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 9,100
Catalog: KM-74.1
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.44g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1278.94 (8/25/2016)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1859 O $20 MS obverse 1859 O $20 MS reverse


  
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 60
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 61


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
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3/24/2005 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2005 March Palm Beach, FL Signature Sale #368, 368/Lot# 7135 $43,125.00
5/1/2005 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2033, 2033/Lot# 1858 $10,340.00
6/17/2010 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers The June 2010 Baltimore Auction, 41/Lot# 3839 $44,275.00
8/11/2011 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(5), 1158/Lot# 7648 $34,500.00
3/8/2012 PCGS AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2012 March 8-9 US Coin Signature Auction - New York Session(2), 1168/Lot# 4223 $40,250.00
8/12/2015 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(2), 1223/Lot# 4457 $51,700.00
7/7/2016 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2016 July 7 - 10 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN Session(2), 1237/Lot# 4037 $37,600.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1859 O $20 MS
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Base278131263345373058367756833899181037210997121781360614619183762740741448634936544867446694897157873713
289631993473443264767950886510069105801139112654139441587121386320874879664145661146812770185722900
00000088651006910580113911265413944158712138632087487966414566114681277018500
00000093911022110789117841313014281171242439736768561456479666780688087088200
1859 O $20 MS Prooflike
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Base2913327034963894606480388635102551072111361125711403215069111111111
3032334536294617672282379175104101093411764130581437815069111111110
0000009175104101093411764130581437815069111111100
0000009715105661114812168135451472315069111111100
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