$1 Liberty Head Gold - Type 1 - Cleaned

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Buy Price: $120.00
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US Dollar Prices are in USD
Gold Bid: $1,291.50 Ask: $1,293.50

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Product Description

Following the discovery of gold in California, this coin debuted as an alternative to the silver dollar. Its small size makes it a favorite coin to be made into jewelry.

Over 150 years old, this $1 Liberty Head Gold - Type 1 coin, designed by James B. Longacre, contains .048375 oz of Gold. These coins were minted for only 6 years (1849-1854).
The coins in this listing have been cleaned.

Random Year - Date(s) on these coins will be of our choosing and may or may not vary, determined by stock on hand.

As you continue to browse APMEX, you will find our multi-million dollar rare coin and bullion inventory contains Pre-1933 US gold, rare coins, numismatic rarities, and silver dollars for both the novice and the expert.

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Product Specifications

Product ID: 55499
Year: 1849-1854
Mint Mark: Varies
Grade: Cleaned
Denomination: $1
Diameter: 13 mm
Thickness: 1.02 mm

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