1885 $20 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $20 1849-1907

PCGS #:
9101
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
34.00 millimeters
Weight:
33.40 grams
Mintage:
77
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
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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 17 R-9.2 9 / 31 30 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 16 R-9.3 7 / 31 TIE 27 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 5 R-9.7 9 / 31 TIE 24 / 55 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 17
60 or Better 16
65 or Better 5
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.2
60 or Better R-9.3
65 or Better R-9.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 9 / 31
60 or Better 7 / 31 TIE
65 or Better 9 / 31 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 30 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 27 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 24 / 55 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade
2 PR64 PCGS grade
3 PR63 PCGS grade
4 PR53 estimated grade
#1 PR65 PCGS grade
#2 PR64 PCGS grade
#3 PR63 PCGS grade
#4 PR53 estimated grade
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of this date are very rare, on a par with the 1881 and 1883 and just a little less rare than the 1882 and 1884. Approximately 15-18 proofs are known.