1865-S $20 NGC MS63 (Brother Jonathan Shipwreck)

Scarce Brother Jonathan Shipwreck Coin

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #901.
Closed On: Sunday, March 27, 2016 10:40 PM.
For: $14,250.

CDN™ CPG Value: $18,200.00 (What's CPG?)

1865-S $20 NGC MS63 (Brother Jonathan Shipwreck)

DLRC #: 919836 // PCGS #: 8944

Very tough Civil War era gold piece struck at the San Francisco mint and recovered from the legendary Brother Jonathan shipwreck.

  • 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 1,042,500