Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dollars (1840-1873)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 26,000
Catalog: KM-71
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $15.03 (8/23/2014)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1855 S$1 MS obverse 1855 S$1 MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/30/2014

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1855 S$1 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 840 1275 1550 2450 3900 3900 4950 5500 6000 7450 8750 12000 17000 36000 155000 - - - - - -
$ 4250 5450 5900 6600 8150 9450 13000 19500 42500 185000 - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 59
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
12/14/2005 PCGS AU 50   Teletrade Auction 2131, 2131/Lot# 1847 $3,472.00
8/15/2011 NGC Details AU Details  Stack's Bowers The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 115/Lot# 3051 $1,503.05
4/7/2013 NGC AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/07/2013, 69/Lot# 109069 $622.60
12/5/2013 NGC Details UNC Details  Heritage Auctions 2013 December 5 - 8 US Coins Signature Auction - Houston Session(6), 1192/Lot# 9368 $881.25
1/5/2014 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131402/Lot# 23111 $487.63
1/26/2014 PCGS AU 55   Goldberg January 26-28, 2014 January Pre-Long Beach Sale 17.5% BP, 78/Lot# 1672 $587.50
3/30/2014 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 797, 806/Lot# 347 $712.00
5/4/2014 PCGS Genuine XF   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131419/Lot# 26760 $229.13


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1855 S$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base7251124145016582048267127672860317633653624378343894946565674319234138241890926335373241
85812321519178822552703279829653239345136773985457451826247803210764155192138429998373240
00000027982965323934513677398545745182624780321076415519213842999800
00000028293070330235373730418747605419683986331229417214238593366100
1855 S$1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base7741192153117492154279928992994332235183785394845755149587977049554142551945227028382211
91313051603188423692832293031033387360738394157476653926487832011121159872197730759382210
00000029303103338736073839415747665392648783201112115987219773075900
00000029623212345236963893436649575635709589371268817719245023449000
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Grade: AU 55
Points: 3365
Owner: G & R coins
 
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