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.
Flashy yellow-gold luster and a sharp strike on this nearly mint state Charlotte Dollar. The 41,267 coin mintage makes this one of the most affordable dollars to come out of this tiny short-lived mint.
CAC. Sharp strike with very rich greenish-gold luster. Very conservatively graded!
Fiery orange-gold luster and a sharp strike with beautiful smooth orange peel surfaces. Perfect for a top quality gold type set.
Well struck design elements with frosty green-gold luster and no significant abrasions. 290,000 struck making this the easiest to obtain 'O' mint gold dollar, yet still a scarcity at this high grade level.
Type-2. Well struck including all 4 digits of the date which are 100% struck up. Frosty orange-gold luster and pleasing surfaces provide excellent eye appeal.
Well struck and lustrous with strong eye appeal.
Type-2. Well detailed with flashy yellow-gold luster. Interesting die clash marks on both sides add to the overall eye appeal.
An attractive well struck example of this scarce date with subdued mint luster and original surfaces. The only New Orleans mint Type-2 Gold Dollar with a mintage of just 55,000.
CAC. A very scarce issue with a tiny mintage of 3,533. This example has the typical central striking weakness and clash marks that are always present and displays remarkably fresh mint luster with just the barest touch of wear. An exciting and scarce Dahlonega Mint gold dollar.
Well struck with a pleasing appearance and flashy yellow-gold surfaces. A tough date with a mintage of just 7,100 coins.
Well struck and very attractive with vibrant orange-gold luster. A scarce date with a mintage of just 6,300 coins.
Just 3,500 minted and seldom-seen in any condition. This example is well struck with proof-like surfaces and flashy orange-gold luster.
CAC. Open 3. A beautiful coin for the grade with rich frosty luster and excellent eye appeal. .
CAC. Well struck with nice clean surfaces and exceptional 'mint bloom'. Looks better than the typical 64!
CAC. Only 1,600 minted but some of the finest surviving Type-3 Gold Dollars are this date. This example is certainly one of those with semi proof-like surfaces that are essentially flawless and intensely lustrous. If you are looking for a Superb Gem for your date or type set, this magnificent coin is worth considering!
CAC. Wonderful peach-gold luster dances on this beautiful low mintage dollar. The needle-sharp strike and intense proof-like surfaces produce fantastic eye appeal. Just 7,620 minted.
CAC. Semi proof-like surfaces with intense peach-gold luster and nice frost on the devices. Only 7,620 made, but many of the survivors are truly spectacular coins.
CAC. A pleasing example of this better date with flashy yellow-gold luster. 11,156 minted.
CAC. Well struck with flashy orange-gold luster. 11,156 minted.