Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 710
Obverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Reverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $20.87 (9/20/2020)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1887 $1 PF obverse 1887 $1 PF reverse
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Description & Analysis

Although this business strike 1887 Morgan dollar is very common with over 20,000,000 struck, only 710 proofs were made in Philadelphia that year. This year was not the best when it comes to quality however, as many have been hairlined over the years, and few have heavy cameo contrast.

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Last Updated: 8/28/2020

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1887 $1 PF
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Base $ - - - - - - - - 1400 1590 2000 2500 3250 4125 6200 9100 16500 45000 - -
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1887 $1 PF CA
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1887 $1 PF UC
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 120000 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 225
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68

The chart showing 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series, 68 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 9/15/2020 1887 $1 PF
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Base----------127242655422741--189
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Total----------127242755433041--194
 ----------1%1%4%12%14%28%22%15%2%1%-- 
1887 $1 PF CA
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Base------------1-141099---34
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Total------------1-141099---34
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1887 $1 PF UC
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Base----------------1--1--2
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Total----------------1--1--2
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NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1887 $1 PF CA
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141614581502154715931640168717361786191521622373263029283436402048495991810510309117920
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1887 $1 PF UC
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Base1520156516111658170717551806185719091963216923162600285334283965490159277526105411138114309
153515801627167417231772182318741927203222182411268430453607427752436460853110821123570
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1887 $1 PF
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Base132613671408145114941539158416311678172620482197243326433080344742024768632492341049713260
13401381142214651509155416001647169418332098227625032789320236994391528772949655114180
0000001600164716941833209822762503278932023699439152877294965500
00000016151662171019412147235425732934332539504579580582641007600
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Grade: PF 67 CA
Points: 7138
Owner: BChap
 
Grade: PF 67 CA
Points: 7138
Owner: First Strike Society
 
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