Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,383,175
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.44g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1270.81 (8/31/2016)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1897 $20 MS obverse 1897 $20 MS reverse


  
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1897 $20 MS
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1897 $20 MS Prooflike
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1897 $20 MS Deep Prooflike
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 17986
Low Grade: 45
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 65


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Date
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Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
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7/8/2001 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 1456, 1456/Lot# 1061 $422.00
7/3/2011 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131128/Lot# 28962 $1,667.50
4/29/2012 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/29/2012, 20/Lot# 49028 $1,925.00
5/27/2012 PCGS MS 64   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1345 $2,808.00
2/3/2013 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg February 3-6, 2013 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 72/Lot# 1858 $2,070.00
7/7/2013 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131329/Lot# 20420 $1,880.00
12/1/2013 PCGS AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 780, 789/Lot# 352 $1,450.00
4/1/2014 PCGS MS 62   Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 8133 $1,586.25


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NGC Registry Score 1897 $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base219722192226223322402247225722612268227822952302231223682727346776518482893298571123814340
220422212228223522422250225822632271228422972305233124882974486279288632924010317122720
00000022582263227122842297230523312488297448627928863292401031700
00000022602266227522892300230923492607322062568205878295491077800
1897 $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base23082331233823452352236023712374238123922410241724342617349641905367798412465153042330635932
2316233323402347235523642372237623852398241224232495291037274582623994781341117971275150
000000237223762385239824122423249529103727458262399478134111797100
0000002373237923882404241524282556320339594975711210971143582063900
1897 $20 MS Deep Prooflike
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Base161916631707176218121865191619692025208321392197236825852754291034473984682099182199236947
163416781725177918301882193419882044210221582254244026412806308936264929785313943269770
00000019341988204421022158225424402641280630893626492978531394300
00000019512006206421202178231125132698285832683805587588851796700
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Grade: MS 63
Points: 2727
Owner: J.D.A.
 
Grade: MS 63
Points: 2727
Owner: Jesse T Brown
 
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