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1887 Morgan Silver Dollar Top 100 PCGS MS62 VAM-5 Doubled Date California

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Why Purchase This MS62 1887 VAM-5 Morgan Dollar?

The Morgan silver dollar series of coins is intriguing for a number of reasons. While there is plenty of history surrounding them and a variety of scarce specimens, there are also many known die varieties that stand out. This 1887 Morgan dollar was struck at the Philadelphia Mint, it displays the VAM-5 die variety. In fact, this variety is on the Top 100 list for the series.

Stunning Designs by Morgan with Obverse Doubling

Both sides of this coin display designs by George T. Morgan, which is why these coins are known as Morgan dollars. The obverse shows his depiction of Liberty. The date is near the bottom of the design and that's where the VAM-5 variety can be identified. The doubling this variety is known for is most noticeable in the second half of the date.

Since this coin was struck in Philadelphia, it does not have a mint mark. The reverse shows a highly detailed bald eagle design. The eagle looks powerful as it holds its wings and chest high.

PCGS Certified MS62

When this Morgan silver dollar was submitted to the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS), it was found to be in uncirculated condition. It was assigned the grade of Mint State 62 (MS62).

Don't miss out, order this PCGS MS62 1887 VAM-5 Morgan silver dollar today.


Year of Issue:1887
Mint:U.S. Mint
Branch:Philadelphia
Grading Service:PCGS
Grade:MS62
Designation:VAM-5 Doubled Date California
Variety:Top 100
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:20,290,000
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