Why Add This BU 1879-S Morgan Dollar in Ingalls Family Packaging to Your Collection?
The Morgan silver dollar is one of the most easily recognized classic U.S. coins. These coins were minted from 1878 through 1904 and then again for a single year in 1921. Each Morgan dollar is 90% silver. The San Francisco Mint struck this dollar in 1879. It had a mintage of 9,110,000 pieces. This particular specimen also comes with uniquely themed packaging.
Impressively Detailed Liberty and Bald Eagle Designs
George T. Morgan was the artist behind the obverse and reverse designs for this coin. The obverse displays his portrait of Liberty in a small cap. if you're looking for the date, it's located on this side.
The reverse shows a bald eagle holding its wings high. In its talons it's clutching a bundle of arrows and an olive branch. The face value is inscribed at the bottom of the design and if you look just above it you'll see the "S" mintmark.
BU in Ingalls Family Packaging
This specimen has not been certified by a third-party service. However, it is in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. It comes in Ingalls Family packaging, as in the family of Laura Ingalls Wilder and Little House on the Prairie.
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This 1879-S Morgan Silver Dollar BU Ingalls Family Packaging is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.
|Year of Issue:||1879|
|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|
In 1878, thirteen years after the end of America’s devastating Civil War, the united, but wounded nation, saw the introduction of a new silver dollar. Designed by George T. Morgan, the country’s new coin featured patriotic imagery and served as a powerful symbol of unity that helped heal a nation.
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