Why does this 1852 Type 1 Liberty Head Gold Dollar coin belong in your collection? The Type 1 Liberty Head was the U. Mint's first ever dollar denomination gold coin, its production a result of the discovery of gold in California.Struck from 0.0484 Troy oz. 900 fine gold, it was also the smallest gold coin ever produced by the Mint, measuring merely 13 mm in diameter, which is less than 75% of the Roosevelt Dime's 17.9 mm size! The series was short-lived, minted for only six years, from 1849 until 1854, at which time the design was slightly altered and the diameter increased to an easier to manage 15 mm. Mintage of this 1852 Type 1 Liberty Head Gold Dollar struck at the Philadelphia Mint is reported to be 2,045,351. Stunning Patriotic Designs Chief Engraver James Barton Longacre. Lady Liberty is portrayed in a left facing pose on the obverse, her hair partially gathered, while several tendrils curl down her nape. The image is encircled by thirteen stars, with "LIBERTY" inscribed upon her beaded crown. The reverse features a laurel wreath surrounded by the inscription "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, " with "1 DOLLAR 1852" at the center. This 1852 Liberty Head Type 1 Gold Dollar coin has been reviewed by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and deemed to be in remarkable Mint State 63 condition. The coin is presented in a labeled NGC protective holder. Room in your collection for this 1852 Type 1 Liberty Head Gold Dollar coin! We cannot make any price adjustments after the sale is complete.
Product Photo Policy: MCM attempts to display product images shown on the site as accurately as possible. We take all of our photos in house and due to reflections on the mirrored or proof surfaces of a coin there may appear to be'black' when there is not.
If a coin has a color on it at all it will be described as'colorized' in the description or title. Due to the large inventory we sell, we use stock photos.
Serial numbers will vary from the image shown unless specifically stated in the product listing that the item pictured is the item you will receive. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS POLICY: We are accepting international orders from select countries. These charges are the customer's responsibility. However, we cannot guarantee this due to the volume of orders we process each day. Beyond the 30-day return period, Company is under no obligation to accept return of any product, but may in its discretion do so pursuant to this policy, for up to one year from the invoice date.ModernCoinMart (MCM) was launched in 2004 and quickly set the standards for online sales of bullion, US coins and world coins. Join over 100,000 loyal customers and feel confident purchasing from a company that's spent a decade building a solid and stellar reputation trusted and recognized around the world. That's the MCM way. This listing is currently undergoing maintenance, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.
The item "1852 Gold Type 1 Liberty Head $1 Coin NGC MS63 SKU60875" is in sale since Thursday, March 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Gold (Pre-1933)\$1".
The seller is "mcm" and is located in Sarasota, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.