3
2
0
0
6
0
6
8
Coins Certified as of 2/9

My Coin #-35042

1861 G$1 MS61

CERTIFICATION#: -35042
PCGS#: 7558

Owner's Comments

PCGS grade. Sold by David Akers Numismatics Oct '97 Price realized $247.5

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): This is one of the few Type III gold dollars that could accurately be termed "common" and even gem examples are readily available.

Diameter: 14.30 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 527,150 Weight: 1.70 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper
4
270
6
265
8
270
10
270
12
275
15
275
20
280
25
280
30
285
1
35
285
1
40
300
3
45+
300
50
325
13
50+
325
53+
335
55+
350
58+
425
62+
535
3
63+
725
1
65+
3,950
66+
8,900
1
67+
32,900
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 2,000 R-4.6 43 / 49 TIE 68 / 81 TIE
60 or Better 1,500 R-4.8 41 / 49 TIE 66 / 81 TIE
65 or Better 75 R-8.2 27 / 49 TIE 40 / 81 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade

Donald Kutz - Duckor Family Collection of Gold Dollars - Heritage 8/2015:4261, $32,900

2 MS67 PCGS grade "Longfellow" collection - Heritage 2/2010:1420 - Simpson Collection
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
4 MS66+ PCGS grade

Heritage 10/2012:5495, $7,638

5 MS66 PCGS grade