Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coin Values

Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values have risen above $1,278 each. That is the minimum value of this classic US gold coin.

Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coin

High gold content and the current high value of the precious metal keep these coins at this lofty level.

Additionally, other factors often push Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values much higher. The first are rare dates and mint marks.

An example, is the 1891-CC, a very rare coin today. Only 5,000 twenty dollar gold pieces minted at the Carson City mint in 1891 and few have survived, find one and it is worth at least $5,900. The value chart highlights these rare dates. Also there is a "mintmark" image further down this page to help locate the marks used by the different mints.

Equally important is the condition of your coin. The twenty dollar gold piece, is a large heavy coin, easily bumped and bruised. Collectors and dealers look for a coin with the least amount of abrasions and pay a premium for coins in better condition.

The coin pictured is an "Uncirculated", lustrous coin, and because of its condition worth over $1,341 . Judging the condition of your coin, known as "Grading" is covered in more detail below.

Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coin Values - What Dealers Pay

Quality attracts the premiums. Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values reflect this. Study your coins carefully, not only looking for rare dates and rare mints but for coins in rare condition.

Liberty Twenty Dollar
Gold Coin Values

  Condition of Coin
Date Very Fine Extremely
Fine
About
Uncirculated
Uncirculated
1877 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1877 CC $1,554 $1,801 $4,507 $16,920
1877 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1878 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1878 CC $5,075 $6,280 $8,460 Rare
1878 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1879 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,423
1879 CC $5,160 $5,740 $12,280 Rare
1879 O Rare Rare Rare Rare
1879 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,666
1880 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $8,453
1880 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1881 Rare Rare Rare Rare
1881 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1882 Rare Rare Rare Rare
1882 CC $1,554 $1,801 $2,233 Rare
1882 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1883 CC $1,554 $2,636 $3,720 Rare
1883 S $1,472 $1,486 $1,499 $1,558
1884 CC $1,554 $1,801 $2,233 $8,640
1884 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1885 Rare Rare Rare Rare
1885 CC $3,400 $3,840 $7,560 Rare
1885 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1886 Rare Rare Rare Rare
1887 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1888 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1888 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1889 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,423
1889 CC $1,554 $1,801 $5,047 $12,427
1889 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1890 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1890 CC $1,554 $1,727 $2,012 $8,200
1890 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,558
1891 Rare Rare Rare Rare
1891 CC $5,440 $8,280 $14,920 Rare
1891 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1892 $1,624 $1,801 $6,707 $17,333
1892 CC $1,554 $1,727 $4,080 $14,200
1892 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1893 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1893 CC $1,624 $2,582 $4,741 $9,100
1893 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1894 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1894 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1895 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1895 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1896 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1896 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1897 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1897 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1898 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,558
1898 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1899 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1899 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1900 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1900 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1901 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1901 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1902 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,558
1902 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1903 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1903 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1904 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1904 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1905 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,666
1905 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1906 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1906 D $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1906 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1907 $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1907 D $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
1907 S $1,278 $1,288 $1,300 $1,341
Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coin Values Updated 9/1/2014

The above Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values are computed from dealer's price lists with various mark-up factors figured in. They reflect closely the value you would expect to receive when selling.

Variations in value do occur subject to subtle grading points, collector demands and dealer needs.

If your coin is not listed above, and is an earlier date, these coins are seldom encountered. For additional reference... NumisMedia publishes an extensive fair market value price guide, covering retail Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values in detail.

Printable Coin Values Worksheet

Print the handy Coin Values Worksheet to list your coins and record your Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values. Should you decide to sell... use the worksheet as an invoice and packing slip when sending coins through the mail to dealers. It indicates you have done your coin values homework. Very important with todays high values.

Next, how to find the highest accurate value of your Liberty gold coins...

High Values are Conditional

Dealers and collectors examine very closely twenty dollar gold pieces during the valuation process. They are looking for wear and abrasions. Known as "Grading" a coin.

When a coin first leaves the mint it is in "Uncirculated" condition. As it travels through commerce it begins to wear. Very slight wear, evident by minor breaks in the mint luster is an "About Uncirculated" coin.

More loss of detail, noticeable on the hair along the neck and above Liberty's ear, and the coin is in the lower "Extremely Fine" condition.

Compare your coins to the grading image below to find the highest Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values.

Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coins Grading

Because of the expertise required to grade accurately, the high value of twenty dollar gold coins and the large difference in value from one grade to the next, most are submitted to a grading service.

Collectors and dealers consider PCGS and NGC as leaders in coin grading services. Seek their advice. They both authenticate and grade your coin. The small fee you pay provides assurance you understand and receive the full value of your coin.

Most dealers before placing twenty dollar gold coins into their inventory, routinely send them to PCGS or NGC.

A quick look through a few sites shows the PCGS and NGC evaluation is an industry standard. Check a few rare coin dealer's listings, look for those offering Liberty twenty dollar gold coins similar to yours. Their listings and prices include a notation of the NGC or PCGS assigned grade. Additionally, these coin dealers are potential buyers of your coins.

Finding Valuable Mintmarks

Liberty Twenty Dollar Gold Coin Mintmark Location

Mintmarks were placed on twenty dollar gold coins to indicate the mint of origin. Certain mintmarks do affect Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values greatly.

Five different mints produced these majestic coins. The most popular and sought after is the "CC" mintmark, used by the Carson City Nevada mint. Their low mintages and rarity command very high values.

Others to search for are an "O" the New Orleans mint in Louisiana, an "S" used by the San Francisco California mint and the "D" indicating the Denver Colorado mint.

The main mint in Philadelphia Pennsylvania did not use a mintmark. Locate the mintmark of the branch mints on the reverse, below the eagle tail feathers.

All US Gold Coins are Scarce

Liberty twenty dollar gold coin values are high, not only because of the nearly one ounce of precious metal, but also their rarity. An important part of US history, they remain in high demand by collectors and dealers. An exciting coin to own.

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Precious Metals Update
Values of all silver and gold coins trading near bullion value were updated week beginning...
9/1/2014
Gold per oz. Silver per oz.
$1,287 $19.45