Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dollars (1840-1873)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 62,600
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $13.61 (10/13/2019)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1849 $1 MS obverse 1849 $1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The 1849 dollar had a comparatively small mintage of only 62,600 pieces, and today only a relative handful remain in all categories of mint state. As with all Seated dollars, the 1849 is a very scarce item in near-gem condition.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 6/28/2019

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1849 $1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 370 410 500 680 780 950 1030 1150 1900 2500 3500 4000 6000 13500 95000 - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 9000 38500 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 312
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66

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, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 10/8/2019 1849 $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base1-2118143921255758715191419-2----312
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--------------31------4
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Total1-2118143921255758715191720-2----316
 0 %-1 %0 %6 %4 %12 %7 %8 %18 %18 %2 %5 %6 %5 %6 %-1 %---- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
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Sale / Lot
Price
7/3/2000 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 1328, 1328/Lot# 1757 $1,458.00
9/10/2006 NGC MS 61   Goldberg September 10-13, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 37/Lot# 2814 $2,128.00
1/10/2008 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 211, 217/Lot# 8717 $1,265.00
6/22/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/22/2014, 200/Lot# 103894 $326.36
6/16/2014 NGC XF 40   Stack's Bowers iAuciton 3486, 6035/Lot# 20543 $522.88
1/6/2016 NGC MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2016 January 6 - 11 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Tampa Session(2), 1231/Lot# 4321 $1,527.50
8/21/2016 PCGS VF 35   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131635/Lot# 29382 $446.50
4/25/2019 PCGS XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2019 April 25 - 28 Central States (CSNS) US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1294/Lot# 7720 $552.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1849 $1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base8749499901066115215581658188620482161272730573281352546176153123581293713549138531500618578
8999631015109512871591173419402086235028373132336238895129822112551131411365014237161970
00000017341940208623502837313233623889512982211255113141136501423700
000000181019942123253829473206344442535641102901274413345137521462200
1849 $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base820900941997110314771583179919492106262829603149340644315922119701257113134137461476718298
847914960103212281512165518492001228027393023323537484928793812170127591333814086159440
00000016551849200122802739302332353748492879381217012759133381408600
00000017271899205424542849308633204089542599541237112946135421442700
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 3406
Owner: Tweed Collection
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 2628
Owner: Beau Newman
 
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