Why purchase this 1921-D Morgan Silver Dollar?
The U.S. Mint's Morgan Silver Dollar series was produced annually from 1878 until 1904. The series was revived for a single, final release in 1921, and replaced by the newly designed Peace Dollar by the end of that year. This example was struck at the Denver Mint in 1921, the only Morgan Dollar series release from the U.S. Mint's Colorado facility. The 1921-D Morgan Dollar contains 0.7734 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver, its final mintage reported as 20,345,000 coins.
Gorgeous Symbolic Imagery by George T. Morgan
Featured on the obverse is Lady Liberty, her hair adorned with leaves of oak, grains of wheat, bolls of cotton and a coronet inscribed with "LIBERTY." She also wears a Phrygian cap, a symbol of freedom and the pursuit of liberty that has appeared on coinage throughout world history. The inscriptions "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "1921" and thirteen stars surround the image.
An eagle is depicted on the reverse, with an olive branch and three arrows in its grasp. Inscriptions include "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "ONE DOLLAR" and Denver's "D" Mint mark.
Beautiful About Uncirculated Coin
This 1921-D Morgan Silver Dollar is presented in About Uncirculated (AU) condition. Expect the ungraded silver dollar coin to feature fully struck design details with slight traces of wear on the highest points, similar to a coin earning a grade of 50-53 on the Sheldon Scale.
This final year of issue About Uncirculated 1921-D Morgan Silver Dollar will be an exciting addition to your collection!
This 1921-D Morgan Silver Dollar AU 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:||1921|
|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|