1905 $20 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $20 1849-1907

PCGS PR64

PCGS PR64

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PCGS PR63

PCGS PR63

PCGS #:
9121
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
34.00 millimeters
Weight:
33.40 grams
Mintage:
92
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 41 R-8.6 22 / 31 TIE 44 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 39 R-8.7 22 / 31 43 / 55
65 or Better 5 R-9.7 9 / 31 TIE 24 / 55 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 41
60 or Better 39
65 or Better 5
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.6
60 or Better R-8.7
65 or Better R-9.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 22 / 31 TIE
60 or Better 22 / 31
65 or Better 9 / 31 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 44 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 43 / 55
65 or Better 24 / 55 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade

John M. Clapp Collection, purchased directly from the U.S. Mint in 12/1905 - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:1013 - Stack's 10/1988:165 - New York Connoisseur's Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2006:1737, $103,500

1 PR65 PCGS grade

Gaston DiBello Collection - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 10/1999:1948, $43,700

3 PR64+ PCGS grade

Goldbergs 5/2007:1799, $46,000 - Heritage 1/2015:4410, $49,350

4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 PCGS grade
4 PR64 estimated grade
#1 PR65 PCGS grade

John M. Clapp Collection, purchased directly from the U.S. Mint in 12/1905 - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/1982:1013 - Stack's 10/1988:165 - New York Connoisseur's Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2006:1737, $103,500

#1 PR65 PCGS grade

Gaston DiBello Collection - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 10/1999:1948, $43,700

#3 PR64+ PCGS grade

Goldbergs 5/2007:1799, $46,000 - Heritage 1/2015:4410, $49,350

#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 PCGS grade
#4 PR64 estimated grade
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of 1905 are similar in rarity to the proofs of 1896, 1900, 1901 and 1904; that is, an estimated 30-35 are known.