Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dollars (1840-1873)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 110,600
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $11.68 (4/22/2019)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1846 $1 MS obverse 1846 $1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

Mint records indicate a total production of 110,600 silver dollars in Philadelphia during the year. Despite this significant mintage figure, the fifth largest of the decade, Gem quality survivors are essentially non-existent.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/21/2019

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1846 $1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 335 350 365 420 580 925 1050 1275 1700 2400 2900 3700 7350 10000 90000 - - - - -
$ - - - 1525 2000 - - - 7800 15000 125000 - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 531
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65

The chart showing PrAg series, G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 4/16/2019 1846 $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base43763835874053791014192112202-----531
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------1--1-----11-----4
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Total43763835884053801014192112213-----535
 1 %1 %1 %1 %7 %7 %16 %7 %10 %15 %19 %1 %4 %4 %2 %4 %1 %----- 

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4/28/2019 AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2019 April 25 - 28 Central States (CSNS) US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1294/Lot# 7715


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4/8/1998 NGC AU 50   Teletrade Auction 1039, 1039/Lot# 1706 $370.60
5/30/2007 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2007 May/June Long Beach, CA Signature US Coin Auction #438, 438/Lot# 1343 $2,530.00
1/29/2012 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 2568 $1,437.50
3/25/2012 NGC AG 3   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131214/Lot# 24495 $126.50
7/12/2012 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(5), 1172/Lot# 8995 $253.00
5/18/2014 PCGS XF 45   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 804, 813/Lot# 10184 $625.00
7/6/2014 PCGS AU 55   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 199160 $1,800.00
10/10/2014 PCGS   Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 15369 $282.00
4/26/2017 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2017 April 26 - 30 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(1), 1254/Lot# 3437 $4,935.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1846 $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base729754865949106613931477179919072106235227542960338643755563118631243113019136281464218151
73779189398811751421158418351973218824862823310237164771766312052126271322213966158120
00000015841835197321882486282331023716477176631205212627132221396600
00000016921871204022702620289132444045516797631224212823134251430400
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 3386
Owner: pulver set
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 2960
Owner: pulver set
 
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