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Why does this Mint State Morgan Silver Dollar struck in 1887 belong in your collection?
The tenth year of issue of the U.S. Mint's Morgan Silver Dollar series was 1887. Imagery of the coin features the artistic skill of George T. Morgan, who was appointed as the Mint's seventh Chief Engraver in 1917.
Gorgeous Symbols of Liberty and Freedom
Obverse: Lady Liberty is centered on the obverse wearing a Phrygian cap, which is symbolic of freedom and the pursuit of liberty. The cap's band is inscribed with "LIBERTY" and adorned with sprigs of wheat, cotton and oak. Liberty's likeness is encircled by "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "1887" and thirteen stars as a representation of the original colonies.
Reverse: "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" and "ONE DOLLAR" encircle the image of an eagle holding an olive branch and three arrows on the reverse. A ribbon-tied laurel wreath partially wraps the eagle from below, with "IN GOD WE TRUST" inscribed between the eagle's outstretched wings.
Beautiful Mint State 63 Condition
This 1887 Morgan Silver Dollar received the grade of Mint State 63 from the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Expect the coin to be superbly struck, featuring superior quality finishes and outstanding eye appeal. The coin will arrive in a sonically sealed protective holder accompanied by a NGC Green certification label. The appearance of the NGC's new Green Label on this silver dollar means that prior to being submitted for grading, the coin was subjected to a first review based upon standards of strike, luster, tone, and eye appeal established by a panel of independent numismatic experts at Rare Coin Company of America (RARCOA) - a leading numismatic distributor in the United States. The exceptional standards set forth by RARCOA assure that each coin is of exceptional quality.
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Add this NGC Green Label 1887 Morgan Silver Dollar to your collection of American coinage treasures today!
This 1887 Silver Morgan Dollar NGC MS63 Green Label 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:||1887|
|Weight in Grams:||26.73 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.8594 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|
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