Coin Specifications

Category: Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 2,284,000
Obverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Reverse Designer: George T. Morgan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 26.7300g
ASW: 0.7734oz
Melt Value: $21.90 (8/7/2020)
Diameter: 38.1mm
Edge: Reeded
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1901 S $1 MS obverse 1901 S $1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The San Francisco Mint only struck just under 2.3 million Morgan dollars in 1901. The majority of these went directly into circulation, and few were saved. Due to the low mintage and circulation, the 1901-S Morgan is uncommon in circulated grades, and rare in uncirculated. It is not nearly as rare as the Philadelphia issue in high grade, however.

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Last Updated: 7/31/2020

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1901 S $1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 42.00 46.00 50.00 60.00 77.00 215 230 255 360 535 620 750 1000 1350 2500 9375 40000 - - -
$ - - - 280 370 - 675 800 1080 1750 5250 15000 - -
1901 S $1 MS PL
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 650 800 1150 1500 3450 8250 - - - - -
1901 S $1 MS DPL
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 3750 10000 22500 35500 48500 - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 3009
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: 8/4/2020 1901 S $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base622193382437410015822928837183413570605955----2962
------------1---------1
-------------19144-----28
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Total622193382437410015822928837184414579619995----2991
 0%1%1%1%3%1%2%3%5%8%10%1%6%14%19%21%3%0%---- 
1901 S $1 MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------122812981-----43
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----------------1-----1
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Total---------122812982-----44
 ---------2%5%5%18%27%20%18%5%----- 
1901 S $1 MS DPL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----------1-2-1------4
----------------1-----1
-----------------------
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Total-----------1-2-11-----5
 -----------20%-40%-20%20%----- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1901 S $1 MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base15116316717520125145660466374383511931303142120872860398456848949117873076055171
1551641691832173195056236897739541229134216432344323445506772989518111388970
000000505623689773954122913421643234432344550677298951811100
00000055464371680410731266138118652602360951177860108412443500
1901 S $1 MS DPL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base175183186198223282502661725809908119813563216570270777859958810226147514409279480
177184190206242355555682753842100412501976404461607337843598001173424531558880
00000055568275384210041250197640446160733784359800117342453100
000000608703781875110113032596487366187598901110013132423431100
1901 S $1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base13914715115918323042356362069578310441186130314661886318354668644114132979753621
1411481531671982944695826457248701091122513571606231839446525956717541377380
000000469582645724870109112251357160623183944652595671754100
0000005166016707539571138126414111746275047057584104902366900
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Grade: MS 62 DPL
Points: 3216
Owner: coxe
 
Grade: MS 63 PL
Points: 2087
Owner: CarolinaCollector
 
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