Coin Specifications

Category: Gold Dollars (1849-1889)
Mint: Dahlonega
Mintage: 3,477
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: $62.09 (5/4/2016)
Diameter: 15mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1858 D G$1 MS obverse 1858 D G$1 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis


Jeff Garrett: The quality of strike improved greatly on this issue compared with those struck at the Dahlonega Mint in 1857. Many, but not all, are weakly struck in the central portions, particularly in the 85 of the date. This is one of the more obtainable Type 3 gold dollars produced at the Dahlonega Mint. About Uncirculated coins are offered at auction with regularity, but in Mint State the date becomes quite rare. At least two gems are known, the finest being a superb coin that formed part of the Duke’s Creek Collection and was graded MS 66 by NGC. It is a fully struck wonder-coin, and it is probably the finest Type 3 gold dollar known from the Dahlonega Mint. The coin sold at auction in April 2006 for $74,750.

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1858 D G$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 110
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Grade
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Sale / Lot
Price
4/24/2005 PCGS AU 50   Teletrade Auction 2030, 2030/Lot# 1851 $3,190.00
2/5/2006 NGC AU 55   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 869 $3,335.00
1/5/2011 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(5), 1151/Lot# 6665 $6,900.00
4/24/2013 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(7), 1184/Lot# 5419 $4,700.00
1/8/2014 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(5), 1201/Lot# 6379 $6,168.75
7/17/2015 NGC AU 50   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 6006 $1,527.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1858 D G$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11183812711683199922683212367542434565486558366545815399181694324196351275179477494
1128098214081788208825823366386443504665518860727081874112259193602783940682603600
00000020882582336638644350466551886072708187411225919360278394068200
00000021782897352040534457476555126308761793291460121778314834623800
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 4865
Owner: Whidbey Island Collection
 
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