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1850-C ONE DOLLAR - GOLD

PCGS No: 7510

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 6,966
Proofs: 0

Designer: James Barton Longacre

Diameter: 12.7 millimeters

Metal content:
Gold - 90%
Other - 10% 

Weight: 25.8 grains (1.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "C" (for Charlotte, NC) below the wreath on the reverse

Images courtesy of The Charlottegold Company

Varieties:

Notes:
The finest examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-62's.

Significant examples:
PCGS MS-62 (illustrated above).  Part of the "North Georgia Collection" of Southern Gold coins in January, 1999 by Heritage Numismatic Auctions.

Recent appearances:
PCGS AU-58.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 13, illustrated, sold for $4,830.00  Purchased from Julian Leidman, May 30, 1972

About Uncirculated.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 1350 @$1,150.00

EF-45, Cleaned and Repaired.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The California Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 612  @$805.00  From Superior Galleries sale, June 2-3, 1986, Lot 1755

EF-45, Cleaned and Repaired.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The California Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 613  @$575.00   From Superior Galleries sale, June 2-3, 1986, Lot 1754

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2004" by The Professional Coin Grading Service