W.I. San Francisco Gold Coins
1858-S $20





Coin Details

Origin/Country: UNITED STATES
Design Description: DOUBLE EAGLES - CORONET
Item Description: $20 1858 S
Full Grade: NGC AU 58
Owner: Whidbey Island Collection

Set Details

Custom Sets: This coin is not in any custom sets.
Competitive Sets: Whidbey Island Coronets   Score: 4217
W.I. Gold Type 1795-1933 Circ. only   Score: 2182
W.I. Circulated Type Coins   Score: 2182
W.I. San Francisco Gold Coins   Score: 4217
W.I. 1858 Mint Set   Score: 4217
W.I. Gold Type, 1834-1933   Score: 2182
Whidbey Island Gold Type Set   Score: 2182
Research: NGC Coin Explorer NGC Coin Price Guide

Owner Comments:

If you enlarge the obverse photo, you can see where the first three letters of the word LIBERTY was originally enter on the master hub as LLIERTY. All $20 gold pieces from 1850 through 1858 show this error. In 1859 a new master hub was cut correcting this error along with a few other minor changes.

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