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.
CAC. Open Wreath. Very well struck with satiny yellow-gold luster and strong eye appeal.
No L. This was the first die pair used for this first year Gold Dollar. Breen and Akers both list the mintage as a mere 1,000 coins although most of the survivors are in fairly high grade. This example is very pleasing with rich yellow-gold luster and a sharp strike.
CAC. A wonderful example of this first year Gold Dollar with lustrous orange-gold luster and a razor-sharp strike.
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!
A well struck and lustrous example of this popular New Orleans mint Gold Dollar.
CAC. A very flashy and well struck Type-1 dollar that would make a strong addition to a high quality type set.
Well struck with satiny yellow-gold luster.
Sharply struck with beautiful vibrant orange-gold luster.
Type-2. Well struck and lustrous. Very nearly mint state.
Type-2. CAC. Butter-gold luster and strong detail with just a touch of 'rub'.
Type-1. Well struck with flashy yellow-gold luster.
Type-2. Very well struck with satiny yellow-gold luster.
Slanted 5. Well struck with satiny luster and clean surfaces.
CAC. Satiny yellow-gold luster and a sharp strike.
CAC. Very flashy yellow-gold luster and a great strike on this nice Civil War era dollar.
Flashy yellow-gold luster and a very sharp strike with pleasing surfaces.
Well struck with shimmering yellow-gold luster and strong eye appeal. Scarce in any grade as just 5,900 were minted.
Beautiful rich gold luster and a strong strike with nice clean surfaces.
Well struck with extremely flashy bright yellow-gold luster. A gorgeous coin that is free of significant marks.
Very well struck with frosty luster and a very flashy appearance. Just 3,900 minted.