1 Dollar USA (1776 - ) Gold

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The Liberty Head Gold Dollar (also known as the Type One Gold Dollar) was minted from 1849 to 1854.
The obverse of the coins depicts Liberty’s head circled by thirteen stars. She faces to the left and wears a coronet inscribed with the word “LIBERTY”. The reverse depicts a simple wreath encircling the date and value of the coin, and the inscription “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA”
Coinage of the gold dollar was authorized by the Act of March 3, 1849. The weight was 25.8 grains, fineness .900. The first type, struck until 1854, us known as the Liberty Head or small-sized type.
In 1854 the piece was made larger in diameter and thinner. The design was changed to a feather headdress on a female, generally referred to as the Indian Head or large-sized type. In 1856 the type was changed slightly by enlarging the size of the head.

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1853-D $1 Gold Liberty. NGC graded MS-62. Fully brilliant untoned coin. 6,583 struck. One pair of dies was used to produce the D-mint gold dollars from this year. Many show incompleteness of strike. Only a small number of Mint State 1853-D are believed to be extant since most entered circulati ...

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1852-D $1 Gold Liberty. NGC graded AU-55. Untoned. The planchet is rough but all details in the main designs, with the date and mintmark, naturally, are while not quite clear as a bell on this scarcer Dahlonega Mint Gold Dollar, are at least visible. Luster evident on both sides, bright golden ...

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1851-D $1 Gold Liberty. NGC graded AU-58. A nice strike with some luster and a hint of tone. Only 9,882 minted. An especially attractive About Uncirculated example that is boldly struck with an absence of the often-seen heavy die clashing on the reverse, only a faint ghost-image of Liberty app ...

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1854-D NGC graded Unc Details. Improperly Cleaned. Prooflike with some light hairlines. Well struck with gold toning. Only 2,935 pieces struck. The low mintage makes this Dahlonega, Georgia date famous. This beautiful rarity sums up nicely the experience of the gold consignment of which it is ...

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1851-C. NGC graded MS-61. Boldly struck and untoned. Only 41,267 struck. A frosty, satiny pale greenish golden coin with muted luster on both sides, somewhat less distinct over Liberty's hair waves. Nicely struck as well, with just a hint of weakness at the centers. Star rays show completely. ...

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1849. Open wreath. PCGS graded MS-62 CAC Approved. Well struck with lovely golden toning. The Liberty head design lasted only until 1854 when the Mint made major changes to the Gold Dollar design (PCGS # 7502) . Estimated Value $650 - 700. The William H & Beuelaress K. Helem Collection. Catego ...
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1923-S Liberty Standing Quarter Dollar. PCGS graded MS-64 PQ. Well struck with the head nearly full. Close examination suggests this is a full head. Lightly toned around the edges. A nice origin ...

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1908-S. NGC graded MS-66 Red. Nice strike with relatively fresh color. Frosty Gem. Tied for finest at NGC. Satiny matte surfaces explode with intense luster and varying shades of coppery and gol ...

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1919-D. PCGS graded MS-63. CAC Approved. Weak strike as usually seen for the date. But overall a beautiful lustrous untoned example for this rare date. The end of the First World War, celebrated ...
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