1872 $20 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $20 1849-1907

PCGS #:
9087
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
34.00 millimeters
Weight:
33.40 grams
Mintage:
30
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 10 R-9.5 2 / 11 TIE 10 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 10 R-9.5 3 / 11 TIE 11 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 4 / 11 TIE 13 / 55 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 10
60 or Better 10
65 or Better 2
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.5
60 or Better R-9.5
65 or Better R-9.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 2 / 11 TIE
60 or Better 3 / 11 TIE
65 or Better 4 / 11 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 10 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 11 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 13 / 55 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade

Stack's 6/2002:127, $143,750

2 PR64 PCGS grade

La Jolla Lady's Collection - Heritage 10/2014:5111, $135,125 - Doug Winter

3 PR62 PCGS grade
#1 PR66 PCGS grade

Stack's 6/2002:127, $143,750

#2 PR64 PCGS grade

La Jolla Lady's Collection - Heritage 10/2014:5111, $135,125 - Doug Winter

#3 PR62 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of this date are very rare but not quite as rare as proofs of 1867, 1868, 1870 or 1871. Of the 30 proofs minted, perhaps 10 or 11 can still be traced today.