1853 G$1 MS62

CERTIFICATION#: 02800147
PCGS#: 7521

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): The mintage indicates it and the auction data confirms it: This is far and away the most common United States gold dollar. It is readily available in all grades including gem uncirculated.

Diameter: 12.70 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 4,076,051 Weight: 1.70 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
4
210
6
215
8
220
10
225
12
230
15
235
20
240
1
25
245
30
250
1
45+
270
50+
280
2
53+
290
55+
310
58+
425
1
66+
8,900
1
67+
29,000
1
68+
67,500

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 11,000 R-2.9 26 / 26 81 / 81
60 or Better 7,000 R-3.6 26 / 26 81 / 81
65 or Better 275 R-6.5 18 / 26 55 / 81

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS69 PCGS grade  

David & Sharron Akers Collection - Heritage 1/2014:5348, $152,750

1 MS69 PCGS grade  
1 MS69 PCGS grade  
4 MS68 PCGS grade  
5 MS67+ PCGS grade