Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Join Now
Sold for Sign-in or Join (free & quick) includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

Condition Rarity 1870-S Double Eagle, MS62

1870-S $20 MS62 NGC. The 1870-S twenty dollar was produced in large numbers approaching 1 million pieces, many of which were exported or destroyed. Surviving coins are mostly in Very Fine to About Uncirculated grades. Uncirculated examples are scarce in MS60 and MS61 and extremely rare any finer. Only one coin has been graded finer than MS62, an NGC Select specimen.

The yellow-gold surfaces of this MS62 example are imbued with whispers of reddish-apricot. The design elements are generally well struck, save for the usually seen softness in portions of Liberty's hair. A few scattered light marks are in concert with the designated grade. Census: 9 in 62, 1 finer (3/13).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 26A9, PCGS# 8959)

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
April, 2013
24th-28th
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 8
Members Tracking: N/A
Page Views: 326

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

Heritage membership

945,582
bidder-members
$893,287,390
sold in the last year

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 

Consignments wanted

Only 38 days left to consign to the 2015 December 10 - 12 World Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong!

Learn about consigning with us

The whole staff at Heritage made the difficult process of selling my husband's treasured collection much less painful through their understanding.
S.J. ,
Clarksburg, WV
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $34,886,064
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
REALIZED $9,764,476
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $1,870,380

© 2015 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved