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SERIES: Liberty Head $20 1849-1907
LEVEL: Year, MintMark, & Major Variety

1896 $20 (Proof)


PCGS PR65
Image courtesy of Heritage Numismatic Auctions
PCGS #:
9112
Diameter:
34.00 millimeters
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Weight:
33.40 grams
Edge:
Reeded
Mintage:
128
Metal Content:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Auction Record:
$126,500 • PCGS PR65 • 1-6-2010 • Heritage
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Rarity and Survival Estimates (Explain)
Grades Survival
Estimate 
Numismatic
Rarity 
Relative Rarity
By Type 
Relative Rarity
By Series 
All Grades 50 R-8.5 25 / 31 TIE 47 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 47 R-8.5 25 / 31 TIE 46 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 15 R-9.3 28 / 31 TIE 43 / 55 TIE
Condition Census (Explain) Show more rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR67 PCGS grade  
2 PR66 PCGS grade  
2 PR66 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
Condition Census (Explain) Show fewer rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR67 PCGS grade  
2 PR66 PCGS grade  
2 PR66 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
4 PR65 PCGS grade  
8 PR64 PCGS grade  
8 PR64 PCGS grade  
8 PR64 PCGS grade  
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs of this date are rare but they are the most common proof Double Eagles to this point. At least 30 specimens exist and the actual number of survivors could be as high as 35.