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Why Choose This MS61 1887-O VAM-22A Morgan Silver Dollar?
The Morgan silver dollar was first struck in 1878. Annual production continued through 1904 and they were also minted in 1921. This 1887 Morgan dollar was struck at the New Orleans Mint. There were 11,550,000 1887-O Morgan dollars minted. The specimen offered here displays the VAM-22A die variety. Only a small portion of 1887-O Morgan dollars display this variety.
Morgan's Classic Designs with a Pitted Reverse
The obverse of this classic silver dollar displays a portrait of Liberty by George T. Morgan. The VAM-22A variety exhibits some doubling on this side, mainly Liberty's eyelid and the stars in the left portion of the design.
The design on the reverse shows a finely detailed bald eagle. The eagle is holding a bundle of arrows and an olive branch with its talons. If you look below these, you can see the pitting that this die variety is known for.
This coin was submitted to the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). After it was examined thoroughly, it was given the grade of Mint State 61 (MS61) from their 70 point grading scale. This specimen is in uncirculated condition.
Don't miss your chance to own this PCGS MS61 1887-O VAM-22A Morgan silver dollar, make it a part of your collection today.
|Year of Issue:||1887|
|Designation:||VAM-22a DDO Pitted Reverse|
|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|
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