Coin Specifications

Category: Gold Dollars (1849-1889)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 198,800
Catalog: KM-86
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 1.6720g
AGW: 0.0484oz
Melt Value: $63.84 (10/1/2016)
Diameter: 15mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1874 G$1 MS obverse 1874 G$1 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

The 1874 is one of the more frequently encountered Type Three gold dollars. It is also a logical candidate for a type set as hundreds of examples are available in mint condition. It is not until one reaches the MS65 level that the 1874 begins to show a relative degree of rarity.

Description and Analysis courtesy of Heritage Auctions and may not be republished without written permission.


GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/19/2016

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1874 G$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 125 135 175 250 275 295 335 345 375 435 475 525 625 900 1400 2300 4550 26000 - -
$ - - 340 350 400 - 490 550 690 1050 1500 3500 5500 -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 3963
Low Grade: 50
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 68


Upcoming Auctions

A random selection of NGC coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
10/4/2016 UNC Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131640/Lot# 22151
10/5/2016 MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2016 October 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(4), 1240/Lot# 7779
10/5/2016 MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2016 October 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(4), 1240/Lot# 7777


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
4/10/2006 NGC MS 66   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 82: The Down Under Sale, 87/Lot# 1293 $2,898.00
2/10/2008 NGC MS 64   Goldberg February 10-13, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 44/Lot# 2287 $1,320.00
3/10/2008 PCGS AU 58   Teletrade Auction 2501, 2501/Lot# 2009 $257.60
8/5/2012 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131233/Lot# 22518 $282.00
1/9/2013 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(6), 1181/Lot# 6811 $1,880.00
8/31/2014 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/31/2014, 189/Lot# 156020 $1,450.00
8/18/2015 NGC MS 61   Stack's Bowers 2015 Chicago ANA, 6104/Lot# 42696 $329.00
9/11/2016 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131638/Lot# 26134 $329.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1874 G$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base244268295320395515532551572586607620674108113751578195324013009493565029217
252277303345435520538558576593611638809117914421703210226033651545774070
000000538558576593611638809117914421703210226033651545700
000000544565581600615656945127715101828225128064293597900
1874 G$1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base268292320348426553572591611627648663721114614541665205525193149513767509537
276301329374468559578597616634653682862124815241795220927293811567476790
000000578597616634653682862124815241795220927293811567400
0000005846046216416587011004135115941925236429394474621200
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 63
Points: 1753
Owner: Phacker
 
Grade: MS 62 PL
Points: 1227
Owner: Thornton
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer