Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,735,000
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1450.02 (8/22/2019)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1877 S $20 MS obverse 1877 S $20 MS reverse
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/16/2019

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1877 S $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1500 1525 1550 1800 1800 1990 2025 2075 2125 2125 2400 4500 20750 42500 48500 - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - 5500 - - - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 2675
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 65

The chart showing F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 8/20/2019 1877 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---119154227381277074229712869-2-----2666
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------------422--------26
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Total---119154227381277074229753089-2-----2692
 ---0 %1 %1 %2 %1 %1 %5 %26 %16 %36 %11 %0 %-0 %----- 
1877 S $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------32211-------9
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Total----------32211-------9
 ----------33 %22 %22 %11 %11 %------- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
2/22/2000 PCGS MS 60   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #20025, 20025/Lot# 4869 $480.00
9/6/2004 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg September 6-7, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 26/Lot# 1800 $488.75
9/3/2006 PCGS AU 53   Teletrade Auction 2254, 2254/Lot# 2117 $700.00
8/11/2010 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2010 August Boston, MA Signature & Platinum Night ANA Coin Auction #1143, 1143/Lot# 6203 $4,312.50
2/3/2013 NGC AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/03/2013, 60/Lot# 96495 $1,870.00
6/3/2013 PCGS AU 55   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1027 $1,755.00
6/23/2013 NGC MS 61   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 757, 766/Lot# 286 $1,925.00
6/30/2014 PCGS MS 61   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3488, 6037/Lot# 20633 $3,231.25
9/7/2017 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2017 September 7 - 10 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1259/Lot# 8214 $1,380.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1877 $20 MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base219722192226223322502285228823022319233524012555280740956951820096371191417931273474221865911
220422212228223922622286229323082324235724522639323650477367867910396139202107032304501160
00000022932308232423572452263932365047736786791039613920210703230400
00000022972313233023792504272336665999778491581115515925242083726100
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 4095
Owner: skipper6541
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 2807
Owner: D.J. - Gizmo
 
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