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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 ...