1855-O G$1 PCGS AU58 (Type 2) ex: D.L. Hansen

Scarce Gold Dollar from New Orleans

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  • Lot Number7387
  • DLRC Estimate$5,000.00
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1855-O G$1 PCGS AU58 (Type 2) ex: D.L. Hansen

DLRC #: 1875320 // PCGS #: 7535

This is the only O-mint type 2 and only 55,000 coins were struck of this issue. Incredibly lustrous surfaces with just a hint of rose, the coin could certainly be graded as prooflike. The primary coin from the Hansen Collection is a MS62 example.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $1 Gold
  • Type Princess small head, type 2
  • Years for Type 1854-1856
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Gold dollar
  • Mint Location New Orleans
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 1.672g
  • Edge Type Reeded
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1855-O G$1 NGC AU58 (Type 2) $3,600.00 08/05/2019
1855-O G$1 PCGS AU58 (Type 2) $4,000.00 12/25/2017
1855-O G$1 NGC AU58 (Type 2) $3,700.00 04/18/2016
1855-O G$1 PCGS AU55 $2,500.00 04/13/2009
1855-O G$1 NGC AU55 $2,100.00 06/11/2007