1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar Almost Uncirculated - An Overlooked Morgan

1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar Almost Uncirculated - An Overlooked Morgan

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Take advantage of this amazing opportunity to collect an overlooked Morgan Silver Dollar struck at the now closed New Orleans Mint! Morgan Silver Dollars are the quintessential rare coins to collect today, and we have a limited number of these available in beautiful AU condition. Compared to other Morgans, the 1888-O offers amazing collectible value at a low price. Order the 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar in stunning AU condition online from Bullion Shark!


The 1888-O Morgan has a unique story behind it. When the New Orleans Mint shut its doors in 1909 a number of 1888-O Morgans were found and shipped to the U.S. treasury and the Philadelphia Mint to be stored. In the 50s and 60s these coins were released to the public and today, 1888-O Morgans can be found in great condition for low prices.


The 1888-O Morgan is a great addition to any rare coin collection, and a great piece for a Morgan collection. The 1888-O has an interesting story for collectors to explore, which adds to the collectible value of these Morgans. In stunning AU condition these Morgans hold great value at this price. Add the 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar to your collection today while these coins are still in stock!


Why Collect The 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar AU?


  1. Beautiful AU condition.
  2. Interesting backstory behind the 1888-O.
  3. Minted at the New Orleans Mint which doesn’t exist today.
  4. Morgan Silver Dollars are highly sought after by collectors today.
  5. Amazing price for Morgans in this condition.


1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar Coin Details


Designer: George T. Morgan

Edge: Reeded

Diameter: 38.10 millimeters

Weight: 26.73 grams

Mintage: 12,150,000

Mint: New Orleans

Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar AU Value


A 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar MS66 sold at auction for $20,563 on 10/2/2014


The Morgan Silver Dollar is renowned among collectors for its historical significance and intrinsic value. Minted from 1878 to 1904 and again in 1921, these coins feature a portrait of Lady Liberty on the obverse and an eagle with outstretched wings on the reverse. The value of a Morgan Silver Dollar today varies widely depending on its mint mark, year of mintage, and condition. Common dates in circulated condition can typically be acquired for around $25 to $50, while rare dates and those in pristine uncirculated condition can command hundreds or even thousands of dollars at auction. The popularity of the Morgan Silver Dollar extends beyond its silver content, these coins are pieces of American history and have become highly sought after collectibles.

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1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar Almost Uncirculated - An Overlooked Morgan FAQ

AU stands for Almost Uncirculated, which indicates that the coin has slight wear but still retains most of its original mint luster. In the case of the 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar AU, it means the coin shows minimal wear on the highest points of the design, such as Liberty's cheek and the eagle's breast.

The value of an 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar in AU condition varies depending on its overall appearance, luster, and any imperfections. Generally, such a coin might be valued around $100, though prices can fluctuate based on market demand and the specific grade within the AU spectrum.

The 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar is rare compared to other coins today, and Morgans are much harder to find in AU condition than coins that are worn and heavily circulated.

You can purchase an 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar AU online from Bullion Shark! This coin can also be purchased from other reputable coin dealers, online auction platforms, numismatic conventions, and specialized coin shops. Ensure the seller has a good reputation and provides clear information about the coin's condition and authenticity.

Several factors influence the value of an 1888-O Morgan Silver Dollar in AU condition, including its overall appearance (such as the amount of remaining mint luster and any signs of wear), the presence of toning or other surface conditions, and the current market demand among collectors and investors. Coins with sharp strikes and minimal wear tend to command higher prices.

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