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.
Open Wreath. Frosty orange-gold surfaces with yellow, green, and rose highlights. A sharp strike and popular as the first year issue of one dollar gold coins.
Rich satiny luster and a sharp strike.
Sharp detail with bright surfaces and none of the planchet issues that plague this date. This is the rarest collectible Charlotte dollar with just 6,966 minted.
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.
Attractive yellow-gold surfaces exhibit strong luster and a very sharp strike.
Rich satiny luster and a strong strike with beautiful surfaces that are free of significant marks.
CAC. Sharply struck with choice original lustrous surfaces.
Lustrous and well struck with attractive surfaces that are exceptionally clean for the grade.
Lustrous and very sharply struck on a nice problem-free planchet. Just 9,434 minted.
A very sharp strike with nice satiny yellow-gold luster. Just 10 have graded numerically finer at PCGS.
Frosty yellow-gold surfaces and a sharp strike.
Sharply struck with beautiful vibrant orange-gold luster.
A bold strike with rich creamy surfaces that are free of any significant marks or spots. An amazing coin that is nearly flawless!
Bright lustrous surfaces with some central striking softness. Still far better struck than this date typically comes. Just 11,515 minted.
Bright flashy luster with the barest touch of 'rub' that is very hard to find! Just 6,583 minted and this one is a hair away from being mint state!
CAC. Lustrous yellow-gold surfaces that exhibit a light champagne dusting and a very sharp strike.
Very well struck with flashy bright yellow-gold luster over nice clean surfaces.
Type-2. Well struck yellow-gold surfaces.
Type-2. Bright yellow gold luster and a great strike with exceptionally nice surfaces for the grade. Super eye appeal!