1850 G$1 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Gold Dollars 1849-1889

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

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PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS #:
7509
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
12.70 millimeters
Weight:
1.70 grams
Mintage:
481,953
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 600 R-5.8 17 / 26 TIE 53 / 81 TIE
60 or Better 275 R-6.5 17 / 26 51 / 81 TIE
65 or Better 25 R-9.0 11 / 26 TIE 27 / 81 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 600
60 or Better 275
65 or Better 25
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.8
60 or Better R-6.5
65 or Better R-9.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 17 / 26 TIE
60 or Better 17 / 26
65 or Better 11 / 26 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 53 / 81 TIE
60 or Better 51 / 81 TIE
65 or Better 27 / 81 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade  
	PCGS #7509 (MS) 67

Matthew A. Stickney Collection - Henry Chapman, 1907 - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/27/1982:6, $11,000 - Victoria Rose Collection - Heritage 1/2013:5775, $55,812.50

2 MS67 PCGS grade  
	PCGS #7509 (MS) 67

David Akers, who obtained the coin circa 1975 - Duckor Family Collection of Gold Dollars - Heritage 8/2015:4240, $32,900

2 MS67 PCGS grade
4 MS66+ PCGS grade
5 MS66 PCGS grade
5 MS66 PCGS grade
7 MS65 PCGS grade
7 MS65 PCGS grade
7 MS65 PCGS grade

"Longfellow" Collection - Heritage 2/2010:1367

7 MS65 PCGS grade
 
	PCGS #7509 (MS) 67 
#1 MS67+ PCGS grade

Matthew A. Stickney Collection - Henry Chapman, 1907 - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Ruddy 10/27/1982:6, $11,000 - Victoria Rose Collection - Heritage 1/2013:5775, $55,812.50

 
	PCGS #7509 (MS) 67 
#2 MS67 PCGS grade

David Akers, who obtained the coin circa 1975 - Duckor Family Collection of Gold Dollars - Heritage 8/2015:4240, $32,900

#2 MS67 PCGS grade
#4 MS66+ PCGS grade
#5 MS66 PCGS grade
#5 MS66 PCGS grade
#7 MS65 PCGS grade
#7 MS65 PCGS grade
#7 MS65 PCGS grade

"Longfellow" Collection - Heritage 2/2010:1367

#7 MS65 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): Generally lumped together with the 1851, 1852, 1853, and 1854 as a "common date" Type I gold dollar, but both experience and our auction tally clearly indicate that it is decidedly more scarce that the later Philadelphia Mint dates of this type.