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. 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!
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 with lustrous surfaces and just the barest touch of 'rub'.
Well struck with a rich gold patina and just a trace of 'rub'. Only 2,935 pieces minted with only 100 to 125 estimated survivors. A very desirable example of this scarce Dahlonega issue.
Very well struck with frosty gold luster and satiny smooth surfaces that show no major abrasions. Ideal for a nice gold type set.
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.
With just 10,000 minted, this is a scarce coin in any grade and a true rarity in mint state. This example is well struck with flashy yellow-gold luster. Only 3 have graded higher at PCGS and none at NGC.
Well struck with lovely peach-gold luster and nice satiny clean surfaces.
Well struck with a pleasing appearance and flashy yellow-gold surfaces. A tough date with a mintage of just 7,100 coins.
CAC. Well struck with frosty mint luster. Only 5,900 minted.
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.
Well struck with nice luster.
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. Incredibly vibrant, 'blinding' mint luster is the characteristic most responsible for the amazing eye appeal this Premium Gem possesses. The luster is so amazing that it's easy to overlook the razor-sharp strike and virtually flawless surfaces on this low mintage Premium Gem.
CAC. Semi proof-like surfaces with intense peach-gold luster and nice frost on the devices. A very popular date as only 7,620 were made, but many of the survivors, like this piece, are truly spectacular coins.
CAC. Super flashy orange-gold luster off silky smooth semi proof-like surfaces. The strike is razor-sharp and frost on the design features produces a nice cameo effect. A nearly perfect survivor from a mintage of just 10,800.
Only 11,156 minted.