Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: Carson City
Mintage: 2,309,041
Obverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Reverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $11.45 (8/21/2018)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1890 CC $1 MS obverse 1890 CC $1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The Carson City Mint struck just over 2.3 million Morgans in 1890. Unfortunately, unlike the issues of the 1880's, this date was not well represented in the Treasury releases decades later. Due to this, the 1890-CC is much scarcer than those earlier dates, especially in uncirculated grades.

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Last Updated: 4/13/2017

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1890 CC $1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 80.00 110 120 130 190 225 235 315 400 450 550 700 1100 1850 5500 37000 - - - -
$ - - 250 350 415 - 585 775 1300 2600 6750 - - -
1890 CC $1 MS Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - 355 450 525 660 900 1200 2650 9500 38500 - - - -
$ - - - - - - 700 1000 1500 2800 - - - -
1890 CC $1 MS Deep Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - 490 575 725 1100 1825 3600 15500 - - - - -
$ - - - - - - 775 1300 2500 5850 27500 - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 9344
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 66

The chart showing PrAg series, G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 8/20/2018 1890 CC $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base65238285286499162199108176296439117780191218731060813----8579
--------------1-------1
----------1--162220------59
-----------------------
Total65238285286499162199108176296440117780192818961080813----8639
 1 %3 %3 %3 %6 %2 %2 %1 %2 %3 %5 %1 %9 %22 %22 %13 %1 %0 %---- 
1890 CC $1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------71715451021076151----360
--------------3-------3
-------------111------3
-----------------------
Total---------71715451031116251----366
 ---------2 %5 %4 %12 %28 %30 %17 %1 %0 %---- 
1890 CC $1 MS Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------42391031381136-----405
--------------21------3
--------------21------3
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Total----------42391031421156-----411
 ----------1 %0 %9 %25 %35 %28 %1 %----- 

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8/15/2004 PCGS AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1922, 1922/Lot# 1538 $253.00
1/9/2006 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2006 January Orlando, FL FUN Online Session #395, 395/Lot# 26953 $460.00
9/6/2009 PCGS MS 61   Goldberg September 6-8, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 54/Lot# 2835 $356.50
12/15/2013 PCGS Genuine AU   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/15/2013, 105/Lot# 142658 $181.50
8/8/2014 NGC MS 64   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 4218 $1,410.00
10/12/2014 NGC MS 65   Prooflike David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 825, 834/Lot# 721 $6,250.00
8/2/2017 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2017 August 2 - 6 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Denver Session(3), 1258/Lot# 4436 $1,410.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1890 $1 MS CC Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base29531136640948959762070573585696610881258143317532525487682008849103433006755165
30032938043652560564871577589310071145131615402010330959848416934716918384330
0000006487157758931007114513161540201033095984841693471691800
0000006777258169291047120113751646226840927092863398452349200
1890 $1 MS CC Deep Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3203363954375156206637459499251036117913631658219729367138842810226147513995273699
325356409463550634690813949962108412401461183824434337756890271173423151512010
00000069081394996210841240146118382443433775689027117342315100
00000071888194999911311302156020172690573779989627132433155200
1890 $1 MS CC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base255288336381437551597653684754925105112061351158322333984770410074105821217818449
26630435140047556661666370781196711031254142818002817522484941024311114142680
0000006166637078119671103125414281800281752248494102431111400
00000063467473186810091154130315062016340064649284104131164600
Competitive Registry Sets
CategoriesSets
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulation Issue 2015
US Type Set, including Modern Issues 679
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, One-Per-Date 529
Basic US Type Set, No Gold (7070) 438
Basic US Type Set, with Gold (7070 + Page 5) 420
Carson City Morgan Dollars, 1878-1893 299
Silver & Clad Dollar Type Set 278
US Type Set, 1792-1964 277
GSA Hard Pack Holders Basic Set, Carson City Morgan Dollars, 1878-1891 260
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, PL and DPL Only 132
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Complete 128
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Top-100 VAMs 102
19th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only 88
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, One-Per-Mint 74
19th Century Series Type Set, Non-Proofs Only - No Gold 55
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs - No Gold 53
19th Century Series Type Set, Proofs & Non-Proofs 52
Carson City Type Set, 1870-1893, One-Per-Denomination 29
US Type Set, 1792-1964, Circulated Coins Only 26
GSA Soft Pack Holders, Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921 25
Morgan Dollars, 1878-1921, Circulated Coins Only 22
Basic US Type Set, No Gold (7070), Circulated Coins Only 19
Basic US Type Set, with Gold (7070 + Page 5), Circulated Coins Only 18
1890 Mint Set 15
19th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only 15
19th Century Series Type Set, Circulated Coins Only (No Gold) 15
GSA Hard Pack Holders Complete Set, Carson City Morgan Dollars, 1878-1893, Including Varieties 10
GSA Hard Pack Holders Complete Set, Morgan Dollars, 1878-1904, Including Varieties 9
Hard and Soft Pack Holders Complete Set, Seated, Morgan and Peace Dollars 4
Redfield Holders, Morgan and Peace Dollars, 1878-1935, Including Varieties 3
GSA Hard and Soft Pack Holders Combined Set, Morgan Dollars, 1878-1893 2
Morgan Dollar VAM Varieties 0
Soft Pack Holders Complete Set, Seated, Morgan and Peace Dollars 0
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 6581
Owner: Burnett
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 6581
Owner: Jim's Coins
 
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