Hykyrone Gold Type Set
$20 Coronet Head, Type 1 1850-1866





Coin Details

Origin/Country: UNITED STATES
Design Description: DOUBLE EAGLES - CORONET
Item Description: $20 1857 S
Full Grade: PCGS AU 58

Set Details

Custom Sets: This coin is not in any custom sets.
Competitive Sets: Hykyrone Gold Type Set   Score: 2235
Hykyrone - Liberty Head Double Eagle, Circulation Issue Set   Score: 3877
Hykyrone Gold Type Set   Score: 2235
HYKYRONE Liberty Type Set   Score: 2235
Research: NGC Coin Explorer NGC Coin Price Guide

Owner Comments:

This appears to be a late die state variety 20B - Bold S - although I do not have sufficient information to verify this. The coin IS NOT an SS Central AMERICA relic.
Reverse shows - mintmark upper loop almost closed and the left side of the mintmark is positioned midway over the left serif of the N in TWENTY (position 55). The left serif of the U in UNITED tapers to a point. The crossbar of the A in STATES tapers to the left. The E in AMERICA is broken at the top and the R upper serif tapers to a pointed short terminus.
(information retrieved from "A Wealth of Double Eagle Die Varieties" by Robert Evens ANA 169268, printed in "The Numismatist" July 2000.)

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