The Historic "San Francisco" mint Low Ball collection III

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Rank 1
Weighted GPA 1.194
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 69.806
 
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About this set: BOTBOTW: (1878-1921) The San Francisco mint has been and continues to be one of the most "High Profile" mints in the U.S. treasury. Gold and silver coins as well as bullion traveled by trains, ships, and stagecoach in the early years of its operation. Many of the "Famous" coins ever struck came from the San Francisco mint such as the 1893-S Morgan dollar and other scarce denominational coins as well. In this set you will see several coins that hold the distinction of being a "One of a Kind" coins (10) now graded this low. A remarkable accomplishment in such a short set. The last five "S" PO01s to be added in this set was the elusive 1878-S PO01 a non VAM coin, the 1879-S Rev78 PO01 a remarkable discovery coin. Next was the 1890-S PO01 becoming the first of the 1890s PO01, and next was the 1884-S PO01 recently discovered and graded on (05/01/2012). The 1879-S Rev78 PO01 was a major find that was overlooked for years. At first glance it was thought to be just a plain 1879-S Morgan dollar. After seeing the arrow feathers it became clear that what was found was actually the 1879-S Rev78 PO01 and PCGS graded this coin on 05/10/2012. This next coin to make a splash and open up the twentieth century is the 1900-S PO01 PCGS graded 06/12/2011 with its near "Basal" PO01 grade. The latest to be added to this collection is the 1899-S PO01. A Morgan dollar that always had the look of a PO01 but was properly graded on this last trip. This next Morgan dollar the 1888-S PO01 PCGS graded 01/10/2014 was a most difficult coin to confirm. The coin has had some serious miles logged on to its travels and has criss-crossed the country a few times now since it was found. Over all there are lots of history and stories that can be said about the coins minted from the San Francisco mint. This set has a great selections of some of the finest graded Low Ball Morgan dollars ever assembled into one set being represented. Certainly lots of interesting twists & turns each one of these coins could tell about. Thank you for your interest in this truly unique Morgan dollar low ball set. Posted: 04/26/2012 - Last Upgrade: 01/10/2014

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The Historic "San Francisco" mint Low Ball collection III
PCGS No.ItemDenomGradePopPop LowerOwner's Comments
70821878-S$1PO130 3/2 -
70941879-S$1PO110 1/1 - Rev78 ~ Top100 - Solo Lowest
71181880-S$1PO120 2/2 -
71301881-S$1PO120 2/2 -
71401882-S$1PO110 1/1 - Solo Lowest
71481883-S$1PO110 1/1 - Pop 1 ~ Solo Lowest
71561884-S$1PO110 1/1 - VAM-6 ~ Solo Lowest
71641885-S$1PO110 1/1 - Solo Lowest
71701886-S$1PO120 2/2 -
71801887-S$1FR250 5/3 - VAM-4
71861888-S$1PO110 1/1 - Solo Lowest
71941889-S$1FR240 4/3 -
72021890-S$1PO120 2/1 -
72101891-S$1PO120 2/2 -
72181892-S$1PO120 2/2 - VAM-6
72261893-S$1FR2240 24/5 - VAM-1
72321894-S$1PO120 2/2 -
72381895-S$1PO120 2/2 -
72441896-S$1PO140 4/1 -
72501897-S$1PO110 1/1 - VAM-8 ~ Solo Lowest
72561898-S$1PO120 2/2 - VAM-16
72621899-S$1PO120 2/2 - VAM-15
72701900-S$1PO110 1/1 - Solo Lowest
72761901-S$1PO110 1/1 - Solo Lowest
72821902-S$1PO120 2/2 -
72881903-S$1PO110 1/1 - VAM-9 ~ Solo Lowest
72941904-S$1FR290 9/4 -
73001921-S$1PO1160 16/14 -