1849-C Type 1 Closed Wreath Liberty Head $1 Gold
Most Valuable Liberty Head Gold Dollars (1849-1854)
SPECIFICATIONS:
Designer: James Barton Longacre

Diameter: 12.7 millimeters

Metal content:
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%

Weight: 25.8 grains (1.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mint mark: Below the wreath on reverse (none for Philadelphia Mint)

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Tracking the numismatic value of the most rare US Coins on the market.

Top 10 Valuable Liberty Gold Dollars By Date/Grade/Variety

  1. 1849-C Gold $1 Open Wreath XF45 NGC. Sold For:  $218,500.00
  2. 1852 Gold $1 MS69 PCGS. Sold For:  $92,000.00
  3. 1853-D Gold $1 MS66 NGC. CAC. Sold For:  $74,750.00
  4. 1849 Gold $1 No L MS68 NGC. Sold For:  $51,750.00
  5. 1851-C Gold $1 MS66 NGC. Sold For:  $40,250.00
  6. 1851-D Gold $1 MS65 NGC. Sold For:  $37,375.00
  7. 1850-D Gold $1 MS64 NGC. Sold For:  $34,500.00
  8. 1849-C Gold $1 Closed Wreath MS64 NGC. Sold For:  $34,500.00
  9. 1849-O Gold $1 Open Wreath MS65 PCGS. Variety 1. Sold For:  $29,900.00
  10. 1852-D Gold $1 MS63 NGC. Sold For:  $27,600.00

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Regular issue coins only; patterns and proofs of this series are excluded.

Source: HA.com Updated February 2012