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1894 $1, PL (Regular Strike)

Series: Morgan Dollars 1878-1921

PCGS #:
7229
Designer:
George T. Morgan
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
38.10 millimeters
Weight:
26.73 grams
Mintage:
110,000
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 11 R-9.5 4 / 117 TIE 4 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 11 R-9.5 4 / 117 TIE 4 / 117 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 117 1 / 117
Survival Estimate
All Grades 11
60 or Better 11
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.5
60 or Better R-9.5
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 4 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 4 / 117 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 117
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 4 / 117 TIE
60 or Better 4 / 117 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 117

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS62PL PCGS grade
1 MS62PL PCGS grade
1 MS62PL PCGS grade
4 MS61PL PCGS grade
4 MS61PL PCGS grade
4 MS61PL estimated grade
4 MS61PL estimated grade
4 MS61PL estimated grade
#1 MS62PL PCGS grade
#1 MS62PL PCGS grade
#1 MS62PL PCGS grade
#4 MS61PL PCGS grade
#4 MS61PL PCGS grade
#4 MS61PL estimated grade
#4 MS61PL estimated grade
#4 MS61PL estimated grade
Ron Guth:

BEWARE OF ALTERED COINS WITH REMOVED MINTMARKS

Obverse diagnostic for a genuine coin (circulation strikes only): large, slanted die polish mark in the right foot of the R in LIBERTY.

Reverse diagnostic for a genuine coin: short, horizontal dash inisde the lower left part of the triangle next to the eagle's right leg.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Setting Standards" by Skip Fazzari, THE NUMISMATIST, March 2009, p. 99