Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,669,300
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1225.15 (5/30/2017)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1899 $20 MS obverse 1899 $20 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

With a mintage of over 1.6 million coins, the 1899 Liberty double eagle is not an uncommon coin. In fact, it is readily available in grades through MS64. However, this coin becomes extremely difficult to find in gem.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/23/2016

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1899 $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1485 1500 1515 1525 1565 1585 1600 1610 1630 1650 1675 1725 2000 3050 10750 34000 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 2150 3150 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 24370
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 66


Upcoming Auctions

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Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
6/11/2017 MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2017 June 8 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1256/Lot# 5070


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
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Price
6/27/2005 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2058, 2058/Lot# 2374 $605.00
9/10/2006 NGC MS 62   Goldberg September 10-13, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 37/Lot# 2290 $633.00
10/26/2009 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 422, 428/Lot# 2739 $2,185.00
12/3/2009 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2009 December Houston, TX US Coin Auction #1132, 1132/Lot# 2062 $3,450.00
6/17/2010 NGC MS 63   Stack's Bowers The June 2010 Baltimore Auction, 41/Lot# 3897 $2,070.00
7/3/2011 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131128/Lot# 28963 $1,725.00
8/11/2011 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(5), 1158/Lot# 7666 $8,912.50
8/11/2011 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(7), 1158/Lot# 11943 $2,300.00
6/3/2013 PCGS MS 62   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20971/Lot# 1145 $1,872.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1899 $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base219722192226223322402247225722612268227822952302231223352510319454177960838398541178016927
220422212228223522422250225822632271228422972305232023932738393562658101887310496134960
00000022582263227122842297230523202393273839356265810188731049600
00000022602266227522892300230923272452296646767112824293641113800
1899 $20 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base23082331233823452352236023712374238123922410241724342617349641905367798412465153042330635932
2316233323402347235523642372237623852398241224232495291037274582623994781341117971275150
000000237223762385239824122423249529103727458262399478134111797100
0000002373237923882404241524282556320339594975711210971143582063900
1899 $20 MS Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base161916631707176218121865191619692025208321392197236825852754291034473984682099182199236947
163416781725177918301882193419882044210221582254244026412806308936264929785313943269770
00000019341988204421022158225424402641280630893626492978531394300
00000019512006206421202178231125132698285832683805587588851796700
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2910
Owner: Rnclrk
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 2335
Owner: JimL4004
 
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