1882-O $1 Morgan Silver Dollar - PCGS MS63 Description:
Minted in 1882 from the New Orleans mint, this Morgan Silver Dollar was professionally graded in MS63 by PCGS. Like other silver coins minted before 1965, the Morgan Silver Dollar was minted using 90% silver. The first silver dollar since the passage of the Coinage Act of 1873 prohibited the minting of the Seated Liberty dollar is the Morgan Silver Dollar. It was minted from 1878 to 1904 and for a single year in 1921. Named after the designer of the coin, George T. Morgan was a product of the Bland-Allison act. The reverse of the coin depicts an eagle with its wings spread wide. The obverse of the coin is a left-facing Liberty. The Morgan Silver dollar is an extremely popular coin in the history of the United States. A huge reserve of the coin was found in the Philadelphia Mint in 1962. Up until then the coin was thought to be rare. The unexpected find actually improved the popularity of the coin. With many different dates and varieties, the Morgan Silver Dollar is one of the most collectible coins in history.