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Why add the 1889 Morgan Silver Dollar $1 From the New York Bank Hoard NGC MS64 VAM-16 to your collection?
This 1889 Morgan Silver Dollar graded Mint State 64 (MS64) and featuring the Morgan VAM -16 attribution is a great place to start or add to your Morgan collection. This coin was graded and encapsulated industry leaders Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). This coin was struck at the world famous U.S. Mint in Philadelphia on the series standard .900 fine planchet containing .7734 oz. of silver bullion. The VAM-16 was discovered by Leroy Van Allen himself back in 1981.
Morgan's Iconic Design
Anna Williams was the model for Liberty, the featured image on the coin's obverse. What makes this a VAM-16 die variety is the doubling on Liberty's ear and the doubling on the two stars to the right of the date. As required by law, the reverse of the dollar features an American Bald Eagle. He is shown with wings spread holding arrows and an olive branch.
Mint State 64 coins have few bag marks and retain all design details, are well-struck and have excellent eye appeal. The real collector appeal here is the VAM-16 attribution. VAMs are die varieties that have been identified by Morgan specialists and students of the series. These die varieties can become very popular and the VAM-16 is part of the Hot 50 Morgan VAM list.
Order this attractive NGC graded MS64 VAM-16 1889 Morgan Silver Dollar for your collection from MCM today!
This 1889 Morgan Silver Dollar $1 From the New York Bank Hoard NGC MS64 VAM-16 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:||1889|
|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|