Coin Specifications

Category: Peace Dollars (1921-1935)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,632,000
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: $11.35 (8/31/2015)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1928 S S$1 MS obverse 1928 S S$1 MS reverse

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Description & Analysis

While the 1928-S boasts a considerably higher mintage than its similarly dated P-mint counterpart (1.6 million pieces vs. 360,649 pieces), the former issue has a much lower certified population in MS65. It is the typically encountered striking incompleteness for S-mint Peace Dollars that keeps most extant '28-S examples from grading finer than MS64, although unsightly bagmarks also play a part.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/17/2015

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1928 S S$1 MS
Base $ 33.00 37.00 42.00 50.00 57.00 65.00 70.00 90.00 130 230 305 550 1235 23000 57500 - - - -
$ 60.00 - - 100.00 140 265 400 725 2800 39000 - - -

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Total Graded: 5220
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 66

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9/20/2015 MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2015 September 17 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1224/Lot# 7862

Auction Prices Realized

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1/21/2007 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #67014, 67014/Lot# 23974 $42.00
3/6/2008 NGC MS 62   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 227, 233/Lot# 6214 $299.00
7/30/2008 PCGS MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2564, 2564/Lot# 1857 $268.80
2/1/2009 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 1302 $920.00
6/5/2013 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 June 5 - 9 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1186/Lot# 5196 $2,350.00
7/27/2013 PCGS MS 64   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 2733 $1,410.00
12/22/2013 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 159704 $330.00
9/28/2014 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131440/Lot# 21424 $86.00
  PCGS MS 64   Bonhams $819.00

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1928 S S$1 MS
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 6903
Owner: evilwoman13
Grade: MS 64
Points: 3419
Owner: Ramundo
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