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: $15.24 (4/20/2014)
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: 138635
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

A random selection of NGC coins is shown below.

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Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
4/22/2014 MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131416/Lot# 20167
4/22/2014 MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131416/Lot# 20595
4/27/2014 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2014 April 23 - 27 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(3), 1204/Lot# 4688
4/27/2014 MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2014 April 23 - 27 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(9), 1204/Lot# 10089
4/27/2014 MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2014 April 23 - 27 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(9), 1204/Lot# 10095
9/25/2014 MS 66   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 921


Auction Prices Realized

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Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/19/1997 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions 1997 Mid-Winter ANA Bullet Sale #168, 168/Lot# 494 $88.00
5/16/2005 NGC MS 66   Prooflike David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #39, 43/Lot# 783 $414.00
2/11/2007 PCGS MS 65   Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1695 $126.50
8/27/2007 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 2414, 2414/Lot# 1435 $980.00
11/9/2008 PCGS MS 63   Teletrade Auction 2609, 2609/Lot# 2366 $50.00
9/13/2011 NGC MS 67   Stack's Bowers The September 2011 Philadelphia Americana Sale, 113/Lot# 5057 $833.75
12/25/2011 PCGS MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/25/2011, 150/Lot# 27806 $53.00
12/22/2013 PCGS MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 146706 $675.00


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 68*
Points: 5798
Owner: MLMM Collection
 
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