Greed and corruption created the 20¢ piece, when a Nevada senator claimed merchants were cheating customers by giving them a dime in change – when they purchased a 10¢ item with a quarter!
- 20¢ pieces issued only in 1875-1876
- Only the 1875 bears the “S” mint mark
- First-year issue in 90% silver
An example of the shortest-lived denomination ever struck for circulation, the 1875-S is a rarely seen, affordable legacy for your portfolio.
- Mint Mark: San Francisco
- Product Type: Single Products
- Year: 1875
- Material: Silver