Coin Specifications

Category: Silver Eagles (1986-Date)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 5,393,005
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: John Mercanti
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9993
Weight: 31.1000g
ASW: 1
Melt Value: $17.42 (10/17/2019)
Diameter: 40.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1986 EAGLE S$1 MS obverse 1986 EAGLE S$1 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

1986 was the first year of the Silver Eagle series. The Mint was apparently testing different die preparation methods this year, as the mint state coins are often found in a multitude of different-looking finishes, including Proof-like as well as more matte examples.This date is relatively rare in MS70 with only 1.1% of those submitted to NGC attaining that grade. (7/2015) This date is much more attainable in MS70 than any date until the early 2000's, however.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 10/4/2019

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1986 EAGLE S$1 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 24.00 24.50 25.00 25.50 26.00 27.00 28.00 30.00 38.00 90.00 1200

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 153649
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 68
High Grade: 70

The chart showing 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series, 68 series, 69 series, 70 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 10/8/2019 1986 EAGLE S$1 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------1-12291213243126431478022500153535
--------------------67-67
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Total----------1-12291213243126431478692500153602
 ----------0 %-0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %2 %96 %2 % 
1986 EAGLE S$1 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----------------231990-114
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Total-----------------231990-114
 -----------------2 %3 %17 %79 %- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Service
Grade
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Price
9/22/2004 PCGS MS 69   Teletrade Auction 1939, 1939/Lot# 1697 $47.00
11/5/2007 NGC MS 69   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 192, 198/Lot# 1701 $30.00
8/28/2011 NGC MS 69   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/28/2011, 133/Lot# 15600 $106.70
1/8/2012 PCGS MS 69   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 01/08/2012, 2/Lot# 29482 $78.12
11/4/2012 NGC MS 70   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/04/2012, 47/Lot# 82213 $535.71
2/13/2015 NGC MS 69   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3521, 6090/Lot# 20471 $182.13
3/1/2015 NGC MS 68   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131510/Lot# 23288 $517.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1986 S$1 MS EAGLE Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base595967727681858994981021061151151191191231271311633952197
596269737882869195991031091151161191201241281422409960
0000008691959910310911511611912012412814224000
00000088929710110511211511811912212613015231800
1986 S$1 MS EAGLE
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5454596367727681858994981021021061061111151191473362143
5456606469737882869195991021031061081121161282109380
00000078828691959910210310610811211612821000
000000798488929710110210510610911411813827300
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Grade: MS 70
Points: 2143
Owner: 78kcobra
 
Grade: MS 70
Points: 2143
Owner: AEAGLE01
 
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