1893 $20 PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -40684
PCGS#: 9109

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by B. Max Mehl Jun '41 price realized $80

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of 1893 are very rare and elusive. They are considerably rarer than proofs of 1891 and 1892 as well as most of the highly regarded dates of the 1880's. It is doubtful if more than 15 survive.

Diameter: 34.00 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 59 Weight: 33.40 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
40
1
58
10,800
2
58+
11,500
61
20,000
62
24,500
62+
26,500
63
35,000
1
63+
39,000
64
57,000
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 16 R-9.3 6 / 31 TIE 27 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 15 R-9.3 7 / 31 TIE 27 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 6 / 31 TIE 21 / 55 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR64 PCGS grade  
2 PR63 PCGS grade  
3 PR58 PCGS grade  
3 PR58 PCGS grade  
5 PR40 PCGS grade