Coin Specifications

Category: Gold Dollars (1849-1889)
Mint: Dahlonega
Mintage: 6,360
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 1.6700g
AGW: 0.0484oz
Melt Value: $83.29 (5/28/2020)
Diameter: 13mm
Edge: Reeded
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1852 D G$1 MS obverse 1852 D G$1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis


Jeff Garrett: This date should be considered rare in any condition. Population numbers suggest that it is very similar in rarity to the 1854-D gold dollar (a fact noted by David Akers long before population reports). Relatively few Mint State examples have been certified, and they are seldom offered for sale. The average coin seen is Extremely Fine or About Uncirculated. The finest coin known of the date is the NGC MS 63 example from the Duke’s Creek Collection sold in April 2004 for $27,600. As a result of clashed or lapped dies, most examples feature defects on the obverse, particularly about the nose and forehead. Most coins also display die cracks on the reverse. The 1852-D gold dollar is a classic condition rarity, with no Gem examples known to exist.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/24/2020

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1852 D G$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 600 850 1375 1780 2375 3200 3650 4375 5250 8750 9375 19500 37500 - - - - - - -
$ 2700 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 109
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 63

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 5/26/2020 1852 D G$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----4389193341964-------109
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Total-----4389193341964-------109
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NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1852 D G$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base123312711558192022122685290431033292359239024756510467538644909495611013710738113651225313191
12461367167920172370275829703166339236954187487256547383879492509753103371094711661125660
0000002970316633923695418748725654738387949250975310337109471166100
0000003037322934923799447149886203801489449405994510538111561195700
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Grade: AU 58
Points: 3902
Owner: Whidbey Island Collection
 
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