Why purchase this 1902 Morgan Silver Dollar struck at the New Orleans Mint?
The U.S. Mint's Morgan Silver Dollar was produced in five different facilities during its twenty-eight years of minting, and was the primary coin struck at the New Orleans Mint from 1879 until 1904. The Morgan Dollar was struck from 0.7734 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver with a diameter measuring 38.1 mm. This silver dollar dated 1902 is a product of the New Orleans Mint and is counted among a final reported mintage of 8,636,000.
Gorgeous Patriotic Image of Lady Liberty
Lady Liberty as envisioned by George T. Morgan is featured on the obverse, wearing a Phrygian cap and a crown bearing the inscription "LIBERTY." Her hair is entwined with wheat, cotton and oak, symbolizing the importance of agriculture to the growing nation. Thirteen stars, "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "1902" surround the portrait.
Morgan's reverse design depicts an eagle with an olive branch and three arrows in its grasp. Inscriptions include "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "ONE DOLLAR" and the New Orleans Mint mark "O."
Sensational Mint State 64
This gorgeous 1902-O Morgan Silver Dollar has been authenticated and graded Mint State 64 by Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). Presented in a protective PCGS holder, the coin will exhibit a better than average strike and luster, with pleasant eye appeal overall.
This exceptional 1902-O Morgan Silver Dollar will make an exciting addition to your collection! Purchase from MCM today!
This 1902-O Morgan Silver Dollar PCGS MS64 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:||1902|
|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|