1853 $1 BG-531 MS (PCGS# 10508)
The March 2012 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 7920
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1853-N Octagonal $1. BG-531. Rarity-4. Liberty Head. AU-58 (NGC). Lustrous yellow gold with orange highlights, modestly prooflike on the obverse. Solid in-hand appeal despite an apparent brief stay in circulation. A desirable Period One issue from the firm of Antoine Louis Nouizillet, in business in various connections circa 1852-1858.