Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

    Description

    Conditionally Rare 1856 Twenty Dollar, MS62 NGC

    1856 $20 MS62 NGC. An elusive date in all grades, this issue is generally not found above the XF-AU level and Mint State pieces are virtually unheard of. This is the first Uncirculated piece we have offered in recent memory. Combining the total number of Mint State coins certified by both of the major services (12/04) yields a total of 27 coins including possible resubmissions. This is one of the finest examples certified and well within the Condition Census for the date. For a Type One Twenty, this is an exceptional coin. The surfaces are fully lustrous and show a light tinge of mint-green patina. The devices are fully struck in all areas with intricate detailing on the hair curls and peripheral stars. A few abrasions are scattered about on the obverse, but the reverse is virtually free from most post-striking impairments. Population: 2 in 62, 0 finer (12/04).
    Ex: Stack's (3/85), lot 841.
    From The Richard J. Chouinard Collection of United States Coins, Part One.(#8917) (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 268Y, PCGS# 8917)


    View all of [The Richard J. Chouinard Collection of United States Coins ]

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Coin/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
    January, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 291

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Floor auctions

    Open for bidding: (View All)

    Luxury Accessories
    Ends on 02/02/2017

    Heritage membership

    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 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 13 days left to consign to the 2017 April 7 - 11 CCE World Coins Signature Auction - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I would like to take this opportunity to express dea's appreciation for the outstanding work and expertise your office provided in handling this sale.
    [ Entire Letter » ]
    Thomas Dolan, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Drug Enforcement Agency,
    Denver, CO
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 January 4 - 9 FUN  US Coins Signature Auction - Fort Lauderdale
    2017 January 4 - 9 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Fort Lauderdale
    REALIZED $42,314,432
    2017 January 17 - 18 World Coins Signature Internet Auction - Dallas
    2017 January 17 - 18 World Coins Signature Internet Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $2,416,744
    2017 January 5 - 9 FUN World Currency Signature Auction -
    2017 January 5 - 9 FUN World Currency Signature Auction -
    REALIZED $1,310,502