Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,214,000
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1443.59 (10/14/2019)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
Link to this coin

1874 S $20 MS obverse 1874 S $20 MS reverse
Expand All    Collapse All

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
FIND IT ON EBAY

Select Grade

Price Guide

Last Updated: 10/11/2019

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

1874 S $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1500 1525 1550 1820 2050 2100 2125 2125 2175 2625 3400 7750 27000 - - - - - - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 3833
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 63

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.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 10/8/2019 1874 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----6291952103907871388281490475-------3828
-----------1----------1
----------5-21--------8
-----------------------
Total----6291952103907871393282492485-------3837
 ----0 %1 %5 %5 %10 %21 %36 %7 %13 %1 %0 %------- 
1874 S $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------221---------5
-----------------------
-----------------------
-----------------------
Total----------221---------5
 ----------40 %40 %20 %--------- 

Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/24/2005 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2005 March Palm Beach, FL Signature Sale #368, 368/Lot# 7219 $1,610.00
2/16/2006 NGC MS 61   Teletrade Auction 2162, 2162/Lot# 1217 $1,848.00
9/24/2007 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 180, 186/Lot# 1739 $839.50
1/31/2010 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg January 31 - February 3, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 57/Lot# 2366 $1,351.25
11/4/2012 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131246/Lot# 28329 $1,880.00
6/3/2013 PCGS AU 55   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1012 $1,872.00
12/22/2013 PCGS AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 150497 $1,500.00
3/6/2015 PCGS MS 61   Stack's Bowers March 2015 Portland ANA, 6103/Lot# 456 $3,290.00
9/7/2016 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2016 September 7 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(6), 1239/Lot# 8790 $1,351.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1874 $20 MS S Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base189523452364238124172434245124862503251927403340412354768875928297401008910255104161057111464
20452351237023932423244024632492250825932940360145746609901194359856101441030910468108690
0000002463249225082593294036014574660990119435985610144103091046800
0000002474249725142666314038625025774291469587997310200103621051900
1874 $20 MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1799223322502268230223192335236823852401261431943952526485718968941597569918100741022611098
194422392256227923082324234623742390247228073447438963668703911795299810997010125105170
00000023462374239024722807344743896366870391179529981099701012500
000000235723792396254330013699482774698836926696429864100221017500
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 61
Points: 3952
Owner: kjlkkba
 
Grade: MS 60
Points: 3194
Owner: Hugh Stiel Rare Coins
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer