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. Crisp luster with nice clean surfaces. A pleasing example of this first year Gold Dollar.
CAC. A wonderful example of this first year Gold Dollar with lustrous orange-gold luster and a razor-sharp strike.
A pleasing example of this first year One Dollar Gold Coin from the popular New Orleans Mint.
A scarce gold dollar from the tiny Charlotte Mint with a mintage of just 6,956 pieces. This example has bold detail with nice original lustrous surfaces.
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.
Well struck with satiny yellow-gold luster.
Sharply struck with beautiful vibrant orange-gold luster.
CAC. Very well struck with nice flashy mint luster.
Well struck with nice yellow-gold luster and very clean surfaces for the grade.
A solid strike with lustrous surfaces and just a touch of 'rub'.
Type-1. A beautiful Gold Dollar with vibrant gold luster and a very sharp strike. The surfaces are free of significant marks and the eye appeal is exceptional.
Well struck with satiny rose-gold luster and excellent eye appeal. A minuscule mintage of 2,935 with fewer than 100 believed extant.
Flashy luster and a solid strike.
A flashy Type-2 'One' with vibrant mint luster and silky smooth surfaces that are devoid of significant marks.
CAC. Beautiful thick orange-gold luster on the nicest MS-64 Type-2 Gold Dollar we remember seeing! The strike is sharp and the surfaces are nearly flawless. If you need a beautiful and wonderfully original T-2 dollar for your type set, don't miss this fabulous coin!
A pleasing well detailed example of the only New Orleans mint Type-2 Gold Dollar. Just 55,000 struck.
Slanted 5. Well struck with satiny mint luster and beautiful surfaces that are free of significant abrasions.