Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 21,726,811
Catalog: KM-110
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $15.82 (7/25/2014)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1880 S S$1 MS obverse 1880 S S$1 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1880-S, with a mintage approaching 9 million pieces, is one of the most plentiful of all early Morgan dollars. Even Prooflike coins are common, including Deep Prooflikes through MS65.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/10/2014

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1880 S S$1 MS
1880 S S$1 MS Prooflike
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 57.00 65.00 75.00 130 175 310 550 1900 8600 110000 -
$ - - - - - 65.00 73.00 83.00 150 200 375 950 2800 -
1880 S S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 65.00 75.00 90.00 200 440 875 2250 9250 37500 - -
$ - - - - - 72.00 84.00 100.00 250 550 1100 2900 - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 140253
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

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Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
8/9/2014 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 8083
8/9/2014 MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 8082


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/19/2005 NGC MS 66   Goldberg September 19-21, 2005 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 32/Lot# 1903 $431.25
10/8/2005 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions Continuous Internet Auction #65103, 65103/Lot# 24609 $253.00
2/22/2013 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 7417 $182.13
5/19/2013 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 05/19/2013, 75/Lot# 115178 $115.50
6/17/2013 NGC MS 64   Teletrade Auction 3435, 3435/Lot# 2236 $80.00
8/18/2013 PCGS MS 66   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 765, 774/Lot# 219 $300.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1880 S S$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base12313113513914314714714715115516319420923027233958691615994080923410372
12513213614014414714714815215717319921624429442169611432426579896130
00000014714815215717319921624429442169611432426579800
00000014714915316018320422325831650380613713253751600
1880 S S$1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1351431471511591631631631671711792302552884505638381206240148411257115252
137144148153160163163164168173196238266342487654960160432147417134640
00000016316416817319623826634248765496016043214741700
000000163165169176213246277396525746108320024027999400
1880 S S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base155163167175179183183183186194201255288336620105115832614499286441295516148
157164169176180183183184188196219266304430763122819263406620910081140190
00000018318418819621926630443076312281926340662091008100
00000018318519119823727732052590714052270419974261151800
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Grade: MS 68 DPL
Points: 10081
Owner: AYWP
 
Grade: MS 67 DPL
Points: 4992
Owner: Kenneth Forsythe
 
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