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: $11.33 (8/3/2015)
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: 4/16/2015

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1880 S S$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 29.00 30.00 31.00 32.00 33.00 35.00 36.00 37.00 40.00 52.00 58.00 70.00 90.00 190 355 915 5800 45000 -
$ - - - - 45.00 - 65.00 78.00 105 240 385 1625 10000
1880 S S$1 MS Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 65.00 75.00 130 185 340 550 1900 8600 110000 -
$ - - - - - 73.00 83.00 150 215 400 950 3000 -
1880 S S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 75.00 90.00 200 440 1000 2250 9800 37500 - -
$ - - - - - 84.00 100.00 250 550 1250 3900 - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 144617
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

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Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
8/4/2015 MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131531/Lot# 21516
8/16/2015 MS 68   Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(4), 1223/Lot# 5490
8/16/2015 MS 66  Prooflike Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1223/Lot# 7958
8/16/2015 MS 65  Deep Prooflike Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1223/Lot# 7959


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/8/2009 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2662, 2662/Lot# 2124 $41.00
1/29/2012 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 812 $86.25
5/30/2012 NGC MS 67   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 3098 $575.00
10/13/2013 NGC MS 67   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 773, 782/Lot# 1163 $825.00
10/20/2013 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/20/2013, 97/Lot# 146443 $145.20
7/13/2014 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131429/Lot# 26132 $105.75
  PCGS MS 66   Deep Prooflike Bonhams $1,404.00


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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