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1878 Morgan Silver Dollar (7/8TF Weak) Hot 50 PCGS XF45 R78 VAM-170 Doubled Date California

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Why add the 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar (7/8TF Weak) Hot 50 PCGS XF45 R78 VAM-170 Doubled Date California to your collection?

This 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar (7/8TF Weak, Reverse of '78) Hot 50 VAM 170 Doubled Date achieved the collectible circulated grade of Extremely Fine 45 (XF45) from Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). The coin was struck at the first U.S. Mint in Philadelphia on a .900 fine silver planchet containing .7734 oz. of bullion. This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM and a Top 30 Morgan 1878 variety. This coin is part of the California Collection, the finest PCGS Registry set ever assembled.

Reverse of '78

The obverse features the portrait of Liberty. The reverse of the coin features a Heraldic Eagle. The reverse image of the eagle was problematic for the U.S. Mint in this First Year of Issue coin.

What is XF45? VAM-170

Coins in the Extremely Fine or Choice Extremely Fine grade feature slight, even wear over the highest points of the coin's devices. Details are full and sharp with possible mint luster remaining in the most recessed and protected areas of the coin's fields. The VAM-170 for this year displays a shifted left and doubled LIBERTY and doubling on all of the stars, The date also shows doubling at the top of the numbers.

Add this PCGS graded XF45 VAM-170 Doubled Date 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar (7/8TF Weak) Morgan Hot 50 Reverse of '78 featuring the prestigious California pedigree to your ModernCoinMart order today.


Year of Issue:1878
Mint:U.S. Mint
Branch:Philadelphia
Grading Service:PCGS
Grade:XF45
Designation:R78 VAM-170 Doubled Date California
Variety:Hot 50
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.9
Weight in Grams:24.055 g
Weight in Ounces:0.7734 oz
Diameter:38.1 mm
Thickness:2.4 mm
Edge Type:Reeded
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:1
Mintage:9,759,300
Obverse Design:Liberty facing left flanked by stars
Reverse Design:Eagle clasping arrows and olive branch within half wreath
Reverse Designer/Engraver:George T. Morgan
Obverse Designer/Engraver:George T. Morgan
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