Coin Specifications

Category: Peace Dollars (1921-1935)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 6,980,000
Catalog: KM-150
Obverse Designer: Anthony de Francisci
Reverse Designer: Anthony de Francisci
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $12.44 (12/27/2014)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1926 S S$1 MS obverse 1926 S S$1 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Delivered in sizeable numbers, the 1926-S seems to have experienced significant circulation in the decades following its production. Nevertheless, a decent number of Uncirculated coins were retained at the San Francisco Mint. Most of these had been paid out in the 1940s and 1950s, although a few bags were included in the Treasury releases of the early 1960s, and the Redfield Hoard also contained several bags. An easy issue to locate in grades up to and including MS64, the '26-S is scarce as a Gem, and unquestionably rare any finer.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 12/22/2014

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1926 S S$1 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 28.00 28.50 29.00 30.00 37.00 37.00 38.00 39.00 40.00 43.00 50.00 60.00 75.00 135 310 1175 5200 40000 - - -
$ 42.00 43.00 44.00 45.00 48.00 56.00 65.00 85.00 160 675 3650 8650 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 5667
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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1/25/2004 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 2835 $195.50
5/25/2005 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 2044, 2044/Lot# 1987 $715.00
2/10/2008 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Coin Auction #68023, 68023/Lot# 63563 $74.75
7/26/2010 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 2895, 2895/Lot# 1422 $690.00
12/22/2013 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 137761 $900.00
5/12/2014 PCGS MS 64   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3481, 6030/Lot# 20666 $235.00
7/11/2014 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 6802 $822.50
11/23/2014 PCGS MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 831, 840/Lot# 271 $275.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1926 S S$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base12715115515515516717117518319020120922025539567216493751860692341657330753
13515215515515916817217718519320321223130148799723495369881511680212990
0000001721771851932032122313014879972349536988151168000
00000017318018719720621624334857913233050698790241412600
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 1649
Owner: evilwoman13
 
Grade: MS 65
Points: 1649
Owner: mtayl03
 
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