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1850 ONE DOLLAR - GOLD

PCGS No: 7509

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 481,953
Proofs: Unique?

Designer: James Barton Longacre

Diameter: 12.7 millimeters

Metal content:
Gold - 90%
Other - 10% 

Weight: 25.8 grains (1.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA) below the wreath on the reverse

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Varieties:

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-67's.

Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-66.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 158, illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The California Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 6
10, sold for $1,754.00

PCGS MS-64.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7456, not illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 3907, not illustrated, sold for $1,035.00

NGC MS-64.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7457, not illustrated, not sold

NGC MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s, "Summer 2001 Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8773, not plated, sold for $1,495.00

PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 12, not illustrated, sold for $863.65  Purchased from Julian Leidman, September 23, 1972

MS-63.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. Lariviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 15, unsold  From the Bowers & Merena sale of the Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part II, October 1999, Lot 38; earlier purchased from Rowe and Brownlee, Feb. 24, 1967  

PCGS MS-62.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7128, not illustrated, sold for $310.50

Brilliant Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 951, not plated, sold for $575.00

About Uncirculated. Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 1347, sold for $149.50

EF-40 Scratched.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7055, not illustrated, not sold

Very Fine.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 1348, sold for $115.00

Very Fine.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 1349, sold for $63.25

About Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1628, not plated, sold for $149.50

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2004" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 
 

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