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.
Rich satiny luster and a sharp strike.
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.
Rich satiny yellow-gold luster with nice clean surfaces.
CAC. Crisp yellow-gold surfaces that exhibit strong luster and a solid strike. A popular New Orleans Mint date, with a mintage of 290,000, that is quite elusive at this grade level.
Bright yellow-gold luster with minimal marks and a sharp strike. Just 2 coins have graded finer at PCGS.
CAC. Very flashy and a needle-sharp strike with no noteworthy marks. Fantastic quality and a great choice for a top drawer type set!
Sharply struck with no noteworthy marks. The surfaces are silky smooth and covered with rich yellow-gold luster.
Sharply struck with incredibly vibrant orange-gold surfaces. An amazingly well preserved Superb Gem!
Fantastic quality with a razor sharp strike and nearly flawless surfaces. A gorgeous original orange-gold patina coats this beauty and really adds to its wonderful eye appeal!
Type-2. A pleasing example of this scarce 'type' with a better than average strike and lustrous yellow-gold surfaces.
Well struck with velvety yellow gold surfaces that are vividly lustrous and minimally abraded. Both sides exhibit die clash marks.
A flashy Type-2 gold dollar with vibrant mint luster and silky smooth surfaces. The eye appeal is outstanding.
A scarce date with just 9,803 minted. The planchets and striking quality was very poor for the issue and this example is better struck and on a cleaner planchet than most we've seen.
Brilliant yellow-gold surfaces are frosty and quite flashy. The strike is exceptionally sharp and distinct on both sides. A popular date for being the last 'O' mint one dollar and the only 'O' mint type-2 gold dollar.
Yellow-gold surfaces and well struck for the date. A scarce New Orleans issue with a mintage of just 55,000. This issue is the final 'O' mint gold dollar.
The last 'O' mint gold dollar and the only Type II dollar from the New Orleans Mint. This nearly mint state example features strong detail and lustrous orange-gold surfaces.
A beautiful Gem with satiny peach-gold luster over silky smooth, nearly pristine surfaces. Super strong eye appeal!
Lustrous surfaces and sharp detail. Just 10,000 minted and this example is very nearly mint state.