Third party grading certification ID: 28819004
Mint mark: S
Grading provided by: PCGS
Grade rating: AU-58
To Purchase Call: 415-435-2601
1879-S $20 Saddle Ridge Hoard. This is the opportunity of a lifetime to own a piece of the greatest buried treasure find in the United States. The Saddle Ridge Treasure of 1427 gold coins is believed to be the greatest buried treasure ever unearthed in the United States. Based on the dates of the coins included in the find, their condition and the condition of the decaying metal cans protecting them, it is believed that the coins were buried over a significant period of time in the late 19th century. Each coin has been independently authenticated, graded and certified by the Professional Coin Grading Service of Irvine, California. Kagin’s, Inc. is the nation’s oldest family-owned numismatic firm tracing their origins to 1933. The firm specializes in U.S. gold coins especially those of the gold rushes, paper currency and classic rarities.