Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 8,900,000
Obverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Reverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $13.16 (10/19/2017)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1880 S S$1 MS obverse 1880 S S$1 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Nearly 9 million Morgan dollars were struck in San Francisco in 1880. A large percentage of those have survived until today in mint state, including thousands above gem. In fact, this issue is common in proof like and deep proof like finishes as well.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/30/2017

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1880 S S$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 28.00 28.50 29.00 29.50 33.00 35.00 36.00 37.00 40.00 48.00 52.00 58.00 70.00 85.00 175 260 750 5200 45000 -
$ - - - - - - - 65.00 78.00 105 215 350 1300 20000
1880 S S$1 MS Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 57.00 65.00 75.00 130 170 325 550 1950 9000 115000 -
$ - - - - - - 73.00 83.00 150 210 415 1200 3600 -
1880 S S$1 MS Deep Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 65.00 75.00 95.00 220 420 1050 2500 9800 37500 - -
$ - - - - - - 84.00 105 275 510 1250 4900 - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 154083
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

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Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
10/24/2017 MS 66  Prooflike Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131743/Lot# 27527
10/24/2017 MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131743/Lot# 27365
11/4/2017 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2017 November 2 - 4 US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1261/Lot# 19921
11/4/2017 MS 66  Deep Prooflike Heritage Auctions 2017 November 2 - 4 US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(3), 1261/Lot# 17354
11/4/2017 MS 65  Deep Prooflike Heritage Auctions 2017 November 2 - 4 US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1261/Lot# 19925


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
10/11/2004 NGC MS 66   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #15, 19/Lot# 312 $310.50
8/7/2006 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 2242, 2242/Lot# 1490 $380.80
5/29/2011 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg May 29 - June 1, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction of US, World Coins and Currency, 63/Lot# 949 $1,868.75
7/28/2013 NGC MS 62   Deep Prooflike GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/28/2013, 85/Lot# 130660 $137.50
6/3/2014 PCGS MS 63   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 4229 $47.00
3/29/2015 NGC MS 64   Prooflike Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131514/Lot# 21731 $258.50
  PCGS MS 66   Deep Prooflike Bonhams $1,404.00
2/26/2017 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131710/Lot# 21283 $84.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1880 S$1 MS S Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1351431471511591631631631671711792302552884505638381206240148411257115252
137144148153160163163164168173196238266342487654960160432147417134640
00000016316416817319623826634248765496016043214741700
000000163165169176213246277396525746108320024027999400
1880 S$1 MS S Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base155163167175179183183183186194201255288336620105115832614499286441295516148
157164169176180183183184188196219266304430763122819263406620910081140190
00000018318418819621926630443076312281926340662091008100
00000018318519119823727732052590714052270419974261151800
1880 S$1 MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base12313113513914314714714715115516319420923027233958691615994080923410372
12513213614014414714714815215717319921624429442169611432426579896130
00000014714815215717319921624429442169611432426579800
00000014714915316018320422325831650380613713253751600
Competitive Registry Sets
CategoriesSets
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulation Issue 2007
US Type Set, including Modern Issues 677
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, One-Per-Date 521
Basic US Type Set, No Gold (7070) 436
Basic US Type Set, with Gold (7070 + Page 5) 422
Carson City Morgan Dollars, 1878-1893 302
Silver & Clad Dollar Type Set 282
US Type Set, 1792-1964 274
20th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs 241
20th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs - No Gold 221
20th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only 198
20th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only - No Gold 149
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, PL and DPL Only 134
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Complete 112
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Top-100 VAMs 98
19th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only 89
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, One-Per-Mint 68
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Hot 50 VAMs 57
19th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only - No Gold 55
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs 52
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs - No Gold 52
Peace Dollars, 1921-1935, Top 50 VAMs 38
Non-CC Morgan Dollars, 1878-1904, GSA Holders Only 37
San Francisco Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulation Issue 35
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, GSA Soft Pack Holders Only 25
US Type Set, 1792-1964, Circulated Coins Only 25
1880 Mint Set 24
Basic US Type Set, No Gold (7070), Circulated Coins Only 18
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs Only - No Gold 17
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Hit List 40 VAMs 17
Basic US Type Set, with Gold (7070 + Page 5), Circulated Coins Only 17
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulated Coins Only 16
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs Only 15
19th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only (No Gold) 15
19th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only 14
20th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only (No Gold) 11
20th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only 10
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, GSA Holders Only, Mint State 6
Morgan and Peace Dollars, Redfield Collection, 1878-1921, Circulation Issue, Including Varieties 2
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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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