Why add the 1878-S Morgan Silver Dollar From the New York Bank Hoard NGC BU to your collection?
This First Year of Issue 1878-S Morgan Silver Dollar from the newly discovered New York Bank Hoard is available at the solidly collectible Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) level. It was encapsulated by the experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). This series was struck on 90% silver planchets that contain .7734 oz. of silver bullion. This issue was struck at the fabled San Francisco branch of the U.S. Mint.
Iconic Morgan Dollar Design Debut
The obverse features the popular George T. Morgan portrait of the allegorical American Ideal, the Goddess Liberty. She wears a small crown inscribed with her name and decorated with agricultural motifs. Her head is surrounded with stars. The reverse features the iconic American Bald Eagle. He is shown with his wings spread and his chest exposed. He appears surrounded by a laurel wreath as he holds arrows and an olive branch in his powerful talons.
Solid and Attractive BU Example
BU coins are fully detailed examples. There will be no apparent wear or evidence of circulation over the highest points of the devices. The fields of the coin will have good luster. Coins in this grade have very pleasant eye appeal. They are sought after examples that are welcome additions to any Numismatic collection.
This thrilling First Year of Issue BU 1878-S Morgan Silver Dollar has a classic Numismatic story to tell! Add that story to your ModernCoinMart order today.
|Year of Issue:||1878|
|Variety:||From the New York Bank Hoard|
|Weight in Grams:||24.055 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.7734 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|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|