1879 Morgan Silver Dollar
The 1879 version of the Morgan Silver Dollar is worth on average $550.00 if in Mint State (uncirculated), while one in poor condition will have a value of just $30.00. If the coin has an error, or is certified this will further add to the appeal and raise it's price numismatically speaking.
- Year: 1879
- Mint: No Mint Mark
- Type: Morgan Silver Dollar
- Mintage: 14,806,000
- Metal: 90% Silver 10% Copper
- What's it worth?: $550.00 to $30.00
There were 1,100 proofs issued at the Philadelphia mint this year as well. PR 1879 Morgan Silver Dollars are selling for between $2,500 and $4,500 each.
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Check out the price chart for the top coins in this series. Prices based off high end conditions that have been certified.
|$500,000||1893 S Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$400,000||1901 Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$50,000||1879 CC Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$11,500||1878 Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$1,300||1878 CC Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$725||1880 Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$550||1879 Morgan Silver Dollar|
|$350||1878 S Morgan Silver Dollar|
Known errors. Coins in order by date. To learn more about each error simply click on the read more link.
|1903 S Micro s||The 1903-s micro s Morgan Silver Dollar is pretty much what you would think it would ...|
|1901 DDR||1901 DDR Morgan Silver Dollar. This error will make the coin worth 3 to 6x more than ...|
|1888 O Hot Lips||The 1888 O Hot Lips or Double Lips as it is sometimes referred to. This error is crea...|
|1879 Cc Capped Die||1879 CC Capped Die - CC on the Silver Dollar is really rough looking. (error) Capped...|
Rare Coins. Key and Semi-Key Dates to remember. Based on various factors.
|1901||1901 (No mint mark) Morgan Silver Dollar are key dates. Higher certified MS versions ...|
|1895 S||To be fair any 1895 Morgan Silver dollar is worth collecting, the 1895 S is however t...|
|1893 S||Just 100,000 of the (S) San Francisco minted Morgan Silver Dollars were minted in 189...|
|1893 O||1893 O Morgan Silver Dollars are key dates. These coins in MS condition fetch more th...|
|1892 S||1892 S Morgan Silver Dollars are key dates. These coins in MS condition fetch more th...|
|1889 CC||One of the rarest of Morgan Silver dollars with just 350,000 minted. One in good cond...|
|1886 O||1886 O Morgan Silver Dollars are key dates. These coins have sold for more than $150,...|
|1884 S||MS65 versions have sold for just under 800,000 at some auction houses....|
Located on the reverse side of coin. On bottom above the D and the O in Dollar.
Lady Liberty - Anna Willess Williams also known as the Silver Dollar Girl was a school teacher from Philadelphia. Her profile matches up perfectly with the Lady Liberty. She was 18 at the time and on no less than 5 occasions met with Morgan for the design.
The Morgan Silver Dollar has a weight of 26.73 g.