Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 30
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1446.20 (10/23/2019)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1866 MOTTO $20 MS obverse 1866 MOTTO $20 MS reverse
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1866 MOTTO $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - 1980 2175 2400 2750 3375 4125 5225 7200 10000 18000 32500 52500 150000 - - - - - -
$ - - - - 9750 - - - - - - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 597
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 62

The chart showing VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 10/22/2019 1866 MOTTO $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----42395586712817718242--------596
----------2-----------2
---------1211---------5
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Total----42395586712918119252--------603
 ----1 %4 %16 %10 %11 %21 %30 %3 %4 %0 %-------- 
1866 MOTTO $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------1-----------1
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Total----------1-----------1
 ----------100 %----------- 
1866 MOTTO $20 MS Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----------------------
---------------1------1
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Total---------------1------1
 ---------------100 %------ 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
7/30/1994 PCGS MS 60   Heritage Auctions 1994 ANA Sale #122, 122/Lot# 5981 $2,860.00
7/27/1998 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 1071, 1071/Lot# 1833 $553.88
8/6/2001 NGC MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2001 Atlanta, GA Signature Sale #267, 267/Lot# 8003 $3,335.00
11/15/2001 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2001 November Santa Clara Signature Sale #275, 275/Lot# 6558 $2,242.50
5/15/2006 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 87: Lake Champlain & Colony Collections, 92/Lot# 199 $3,450.00
1/9/2008 PCGS AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2008 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Coin Auction #454, 454/Lot# 4688 $2,185.00
5/25/2008 PCGS MS 61   Goldberg May 25-27, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 47/Lot# 4767 $10,350.00
6/17/2010 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers The June 2010 Baltimore Auction, 41/Lot# 3854 $2,760.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1866 $20 MS MOTTO
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base18862335252526432727293631263427374741724876592273748968115291201917397264814081263616100195102931
203623982564267127972999322635343889440752256406790598221169213812204253125848413758091011070
0000003226353438894407522564067905982211692138122042531258484137580900
00000033273640403046415573689084371067511856156042345336035560158800200
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Grade: AU 55
Points: 4172
Owner: Lakesidesun
 
Grade: XF 45
Points: 3126
Owner: Jesse T Brown
 
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