Coin Specifications

Category: St. Gaudens $20 (1907-1933)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 52,500
Catalog: KM-131
Obverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Reverse Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.436g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1279.81 (7/24/2016)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Lettered
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1909 D $20 MS obverse 1909 D $20 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: At one time this issue was considered very rare. In the last several decades, however, significant numbers were found in South American and European banks. The date is still quite scarce and usually seen in the lower levels of Mint State. Gem and Superb examples are extremely rare. The finest coin known for the date is from the famous, Eliasberg collection. The coin had been obtained by John Clapp at time of issue. Many of the greatest gold coins from this time period known have their origins from the Clapp collection.


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

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/8/2016

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

1909 D $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1525 1530 1535 1600 1800 1850 1900 1950 2850 3300 3900 4950 6750 10750 41000 92500 290000 - - -
$ - - - 2050 3100 - 4250 - 7000 15500 - - - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 498
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 67


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
6/10/2000 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2000 June Long Beach Signature Sale #230, 230/Lot# 7688 $6,296.25
5/31/2004 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg May 31 - June 2, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 25/Lot# 2750 $2,760.00
9/21/2005 PCGS MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2095, 2095/Lot# 2223 $3,248.00
11/27/2006 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 115: The Eagle One Sale, 120/Lot# 4517 $1,037.30
7/30/2008 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2008 July-August Baltimore, MD (ANA) US Coin Signature Auction #1114, 1114/Lot# 10260 $1,495.00
3/31/2011 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers The March 2011 Baltimore Auction, 83/Lot# 7084 $20,700.00
4/27/2011 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 April Rosemont CSNS Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(5), 1154/Lot# 6946 $8,625.00
7/28/2013 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/28/2013, 85/Lot# 116674 $3,844.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1909 D $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base219722262233224022612335235223682401243329363194340638004361531689291186317118254643877756651
22072228223522472286234123572379241226013022326535373987467965209907136151990029902447350
0000002357237924122601302232653537398746796520990713615199002990200
00000023632390242227683108333536694174499877251088515366226823433900
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 61
Points: 3406
Owner: Brian J1
 
Grade: AU Details
Points: 1184
Owner: davidmckay
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer