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.
Closed Wreath. Sharp detail and lustrous mustard-gold surfaces.
Closed Wreath. Well struck with lustrous mustard-gold surfaces.
Open Wreath. Sharply struck with a rich antique gold patina.
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.
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.
By far the lowest mintage New Orleans Mint Gold Dollar with just 14,000 minted. This is a very pleasing example with a needle-sharp strike and vibrant satiny gold luster. PCGS has graded just 11 finer - 9 63's and 2 64's.
Rich satiny luster and a strong strike with beautiful surfaces that are free of significant marks.
CAC. A spectacular Type-1 Gold Dollar with intense peach-gold luster and precise definition. The hair detail, stars and wreath are all razor sharp. Fantastic quality!
CAC. Sharply struck with choice original lustrous surfaces.
Sharp detail with lustrous yellow-gold surfaces. A modest 41,267 minted.
Sharply struck with bright lustrous surfaces.
A very sharp strike with nice satiny yellow-gold luster. Just 10 have graded 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.
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!
Outstanding for the grade with beautiful frosty original surfaces, minimal marks, and a sharp strike.
Very well struck with flashy bright yellow-gold luster over nice clean surfaces.