1863 $20 PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -40669
PCGS#: 9075

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by B. Max Mehl Jun '41 price realized $250

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of this date are very rare: only an estimated 11-12 still exist. However, along with the 1862 and 1864, the 1863 is one of the three most often encountered proofs prior to 1881.

Diameter: 34.00 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 30 Weight: 33.40 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
62
85,000
62+
90,000
63
110,000
2
63+
135,000
64
225,000
2

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 10 R-9.5 7 / 13 TIE 10 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 10 R-9.5 7 / 13 TIE 11 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 13 TIE 1 / 55 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR64 PCGS grade  
1 PR64 PCGS grade  
3 PR63 PCGS grade  
3 PR63 PCGS grade