Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 5,305,000
Catalog: KM-110
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $13.84 (9/19/2014)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1880 O S$1 MS obverse 1880 O S$1 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Unlike so many other Morgan silver dollars, most of the 1880-O dollars coined were actually released into circulation. A few were represented in the Treasury hoard released in the early 1960s, and a few other small quantities were released in earlier years, but those that have come into the marketplace have quickly been absorbed. Today, Choice or Gem quality 1880-O Morgan dollars are virtually non-existent.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/10/2014

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1880 O S$1 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 29.00 30.00 31.00 32.00 33.00 33.00 35.00 41.00 43.00 50.00 70.00 87.00 165 425 2050 32000 68750 - - - -
$ 37.00 40.00 46.00 48.00 56.00 78.00 100.00 225 675 5325 37500 77500 - -
1880 O S$1 MS Prooflike
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - 50.00 65.00 135 215 450 1075 3300 36000 - - - - -
$ - - - 55.00 72.00 165 275 600 1875 4750 40000 - - -
1880 O S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 285 590 1175 2150 7250 68500 - - - - -
$ - - - - - 350 700 1875 2600 8500 80000 - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 9451
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/11/2007 NGC MS 63   Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1678 $253.00
2/21/2011 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 560, 567/Lot# 1385 $333.50
5/8/2011 PCGS AU 55   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 05/08/2011, 114/Lot# 8335 $74.93
10/16/2011 NGC MS 61   Teletrade Auction 3155, 3155/Lot# 1864 $85.00
11/7/2011 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2011 November 7-9 US Coins Signature Auction - Beverly Hills Session(2), 1161/Lot# 3770 $1,207.50
8/19/2012 PCGS AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/19/2012, 36/Lot# 68303 $59.50
6/9/2013 PCGS F 12   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131325/Lot# 22344 $56.00
2/3/2014 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(5), 1202/Lot# 8076 $470.00
4/28/2014 PCGS MS 64   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3479, 6028/Lot# 20362 $1,791.88


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1880 O S$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1271351391431431471471471671792092583235171028240728601068811214144303895572759
129136140143144147147153171189225279387687148725585469108631228622605502230
00000014715317118922527938768714872558546910863122862260500
00000014716017519924130145285719472709807811038133583078000
1880 O S$1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1391471511551551591591591832412273665028741345302380821104411583152523988174227
1411481521551561591591672022412734116261031190447099069112231280623461513290
000000159167202241273411626103119044709906911223128062346100
0000001591752212413194567501188246363951005611403140293167100
1880 O S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1591671751791791831831832052202553956248911357307183721153712096158264951691386
1611691761791801831831902102313014717131046192848389427117231333927056634720
000000183190210231301471713104619284838942711723133392705600
0000001831972152433485478021201249966051048211909145823828600
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2407
Owner: GauchoDave
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 2407
Owner: Midas Q. Morgan
 
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