1840 $1 NGC AU53

First Year of Issue

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1840 $1 NGC AU53

DLRC #: 1306177 // PCGS #: 6926

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

  • Category Silver 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 AU53 $1,485.00 08/23/2007
1840 $1 PCGS Genuine VF Details (Cleaning) $285.00 06/29/2015
1840 $1 NGC MS62 ex: Norweb $6,500.00 11/28/2004
1840 $1 NGC MS61 * Color * $4,706.00 06/14/2012
1840 $1 PCGS AU50 $1,300.00 03/13/2017