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Brother Jonathan Shipwreck: 1863-S $20 PCGS AU55 (# 242)

Scarce Shipwreck Find

Eye Appeal:
Degree of Toning: 2/10

Very tough Civil War era gold piece struck at the San Francisco mint. Beautifully lustrous and difficult to locate as part of the Brother Jonathan find.

Asking Price: $7,750.00
Asking Price: $7,750.00

Brother Jonathan Shipwreck: 1863-S $20 PCGS AU55 (# 242)

DLRC #: 1511073 // PCGS #: 8940

Very tough Civil War era gold piece struck at the San Francisco mint. Beautifully lustrous and difficult to locate as part of the Brother Jonathan find.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $20 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head
  • Years for Type 1849-1907
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Double Eagle
  • Mint Location San Francisco
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 33.436g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 966,570
Title Realized Sold
1863-S $20 NGC AU55 $2,100.00 02/12/2009
1863-S $20 NGC AU55 $2,100.00 07/16/2007
1863-S $20 PCGS/CAC MS62 * Rare Civil War S-Mint Double Eagle * $17,750.00 12/09/2012
1863-S $20 PCGS MS61 - Vault Value! $13,000.00 04/18/2016
1863-S $20 NGC MS60 $5,500.00 11/18/2010