Top Auction Prices of 2021

The Best Coins Always End Up in PCGS Holders.

PCGS certified 17 of the 25 highest selling U.S. coins in 2021.

2016   |   2017   |   2018   |   2019   |  
2020   |   PCGS All Time

1

Price Realized
$18,872,250

Date + Den
1933 $20

Service + Grade
PCGS MS65

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Sotheby's

2

Price Realized
$9,360,000

Date + Den
1787 $15 Wing Punch

Service + Grade
NGC MS65

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Heritage Auctions

3

Price Realized
$8,400,000

Date + Den
1822 $5

Service + Grade
PCGS AU50

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Stack's Bowers

4

Price Realized
$7,680,000

Date + Den
1804 $1 Original - Class I BB-304

Service + Grade
PCGS PR68

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Stack's Bowers

5

Price Realized
$7,200,000

Date + Den
1861 $20 Paquet Reverse

Service + Grade
PCGS MS67

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Heritage Auctions

6

Price Realized
$6,600,000

Date + Den
1794 $1 B-1 BB-1

Service + Grade
PCGS MS66+

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Heritage Auctions

7

Price Realized
$5,280,000

Date + Den
1804 $10

Service + Grade
PCGS PR65+DCAM

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Heritage Auctions

8

Price Realized
$3,600,000

Date + Den
1907 $20

Service + Grade
NGC PR68

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Heritage Auctions

9

Price Realized
$2,520,000

Date + Den
1792 1C J-1 Silver Center

Service + Grade
PCGS SP67BN

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Heritage Auctions

10

Price Realized
$2,400,000

Date + Den
1854-S $5

Service + Grade
PCGS XF45

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Heritage Auctions

11

Price Realized
$2,100,000

Date + Den
1885 T$1 Trade, CAM

Service + Grade
PCGS PR63+

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Heritage Auctions

11

Price Realized
$2,100,000

Date + Den
1786 Brasher Doubloon

Service + Grade
NGC MS61

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Heritage Auctions

13

Price Realized
$2,086,875

Date + Den
1893-S $1

Service + Grade
PCGS MS67

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Great Collections

14

Price Realized
$2,010,000

Date + Den
1921 $20 Satin Special Strike

Service + Grade
NGC PR64+

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Heritage Auctions

15

Price Realized
$1,860,000

Date + Den
1880 $4 Coiled Hair, CAM

Service + Grade
NGC PR67 CAM

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Heritage Auctions

16

Price Realized
$1,680,000

Date + Den
1797 50C Overton-101a

Service + Grade
PCGS MS66

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Stack's Bowers

17

Price Realized
$1,620,000

Date + Den
1870-CC $20

Service + Grade
PCGS AU53

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Heritage Auctions

18

Price Realized
$1,380,000

Date + Den
1796 $2.50 Stars

Service + Grade
PCGS MS65

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Heritage Auctions

19

Price Realized
$1,260,000

Date + Den
1792 25C J-13

Service + Grade
NGC AU58

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Heritage Auctions

20

Price Realized
$1,140,000

Date + Den
1776 $1 Continental Dollar, Currency, Silver

Service + Grade
NGC VF35

Auction
Heritage Auctions

21

Price Realized
$1,050,000

Date + Den
1866 $1 No Motto

Service + Grade
PCGS PR63+

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Heritage Auctions

22

Price Realized
$870,000

Date + Den
1794 50C Overton 101a

Service + Grade
PCGS MS64+

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Heritage Auctions

23

Price Realized
$840,000

Date + Den
1794 $1 B-1 BB-1

Service + Grade
NGC AU58

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Stack's Bowers

24

Price Realized
$840,000

Date + Den
1794 $1 J-18, BN

Service + Grade
PCGS VF25

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Heritage Auctions

25

Price Realized
$840,000

Date + Den
1943-D 1C Bronze, BN

Service + Grade
PCGS MS64

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Heritage Auctions

Honorable Mention

Price Realized
$1,698,750

Date + Den
2011 25BTC Casascius Bitcoin

Service + Grade
PCGS MS67

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Great Collections