1840 $1 PCGS AU50

First Year of Issue

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #951.
Closed On: Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:08 PM.
For: $1,300.

1840 $1 PCGS AU50

DLRC #: 1169063 // PCGS #: 6926

This is the first official year of silver dollar coinage since the hiatus taken after Bust dollars were struck in 1803.

  • Category Dollars
  • Series Seated Dollars
  • Type No motto
  • Years for Type 1840-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Silver dollar
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 26.73g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 61,005
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1840 $1 PCGS AU50 $1,375.00 07/06/2015
1840 $1 PCGS AU50 $1,312.00 11/24/2013
1840 $1 ANACS AU50 $900.00 02/08/2010
1840 $1 PCGS Genuine VF Details (Cleaning) $285.00 06/29/2015
1840 $1 NGC MS62 ex: Norweb $6,500.00 11/28/2004