1879-S Morgan Dollar Value

Mintage: 9,110,000

Finest Known: MS68+ (NGC) MS68+ (PCGS)

Auction Record: $32,900 (MS68+)

The 1879-S Morgan dollar is a popular common date coin, with a mintage of 9.1 million coins.

The Value of An 1879-S Morgan Dollar

Many 1879-S Morgan dollars survived in Mint State well into the 20th century. It is readily available up through MS65. Like many San Francisco dates in the late 1870s to early 1880s, the 1879-S Morgan dollar boats a deep, sharp strike.

A small number of 1879-S Morgan dollars were minted using the old 1878 reverse. These coins are scarce, earning a place in the "Top 100" VAM catalog of varieties.

1879-S Morgan Dollar Price Guide

Circulated Grades

Very Fine Extremely Fine About Uncirculated
$36 $38 $59

Uncirculated (Mint State) Grades

Mint State 61Mint State 63Mint State 65Auction Record (MS68+)

The information on this page does not constitute an offer to buy or sell the coin(s) referred to. Statistics are for Mint State coins only. Proof and prooflike examples of this issue may have greater or lesser "finest known" and different record auction prices.

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