One Dollar Gold Coins were made from1849 to 1889. They were minted in Philadelphia, Charlotte, Dahlonega, New Orleans, and San Francisco.
Three different types of One Dollar Gold Coins were made: --- Type One or Liberty Head from 1849 to 1854 --- Type Two or Small Indian Princess Head from 1854 to 1856 --- Type Three or Large Indian Princess Head from 1856 to 1889.
Quite a few scarce and rare dates challenge collectors in the One Dollar Gold Coin series.
Open Wreath. Frosty orange-gold surfaces with yellow, green, and rose highlights. A sharp strike and popular as the first year issue of one dollar gold coins.
Closed Wreath. Well struck with gorgeous original surfaces that retain considerable mint luster. Very nearly mint state. Just 11,634 minted.
Very nearly mint state with a sharp strike and nice lustrous surfaces. A scarce date with a mintage of just 21,588 and the first Dahlonega Mint gold dollar.
A beauty with bright yellow-gold luster and a strong strike over very pleasing surfaces. This better first-year gold dollar saw a mintage of just 21,588.
Rich satiny luster and a sharp strike.
Sharp detail with bright surfaces and none of the planchet issues that plague this date. This is the rarest collectible Charlotte dollar with just 6,966 minted.
Quite scarce with just 8,382 minted and probably less than 200 survivors. This example is very nearly mint state with bright lustrous surfaces, a sharp strike, and just the barest touch of rub.
Rich satiny luster and a strong strike with beautiful surfaces that are free of significant marks.
CAC. Sharply struck with choice original lustrous surfaces.
Sharp detail with lustrous yellow-gold surfaces. A modest 41,267 minted.
Lustrous and very sharply struck on a nice problem-free planchet. Just 9,434 minted.
Sharply struck with bright lustrous surfaces.
A very sharp strike with nice satiny yellow-gold luster. Just 10 have graded numerically finer at PCGS.
Sharply struck with beautiful vibrant orange-gold luster.
Bright lustrous surfaces with some central striking softness but still far better struck than this date typically comes. Just 11,515 minted.
Surfaces are bright yellow-gold and the strike is well above average. On the obverse, the stars are sharp and on the reverse, the central area is strong. A very scarce date with only 11,515 minted. This example is sure to please.
Bright flashy luster with the barest touch of 'rub' that is very hard to find! Just 6,583 minted and this one is a hair away from being mint state!
Orange gold surfaces exhibit rich frost with a subtle green patina and a very sharp strike
Very well struck with flashy bright yellow-gold luster over nice clean surfaces.
Type-2. Gorgeous rich yellow-gold luster and a sharp strike with beautiful surfaces that are free from significant abrasions.