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1879 S Morgan Internet Buy

 
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 Posted 06/10/2021  11:30 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Sidekick-CA to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Picked this one up couple of weeks ago already slabbed by NGC. How would you grade it? Thanks




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 Posted 06/10/2021  11:33 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add 44dovers to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Maybe a 63 at best,real heavy scratches on the face there
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 Posted 06/10/2021  11:38 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Zurie to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'd say MS-65. Nice cameo appearance on the obverse. The marks on the cheek look mostly like superficial frost breaks. Prooflike on the obverse, but I don't think it makes PL on the reverse.
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 Posted 06/10/2021  11:40 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'll say a solid MS-64.
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 Posted 06/10/2021  2:16 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Slider23 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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MS-63
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 Posted 06/10/2021  2:57 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add dave700x to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
63+. The obverse looks PL but the reverse appears to fall short. Another one sider from the San Fran mint...
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 Posted 06/10/2021  3:57 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add MisterT to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
My first impression of the obverse is MS-60. Too many contact marks really lower the eye appeal for me. The strike is strong like most S mint Morgans. The luster I can't judge just from a photo, but the surface preservation isn't good for me. I'd rater have a nice AU coin than this distracting example.
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 Posted 06/10/2021  4:29 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add suipakpaikungfu to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 06/10/2021  7:57 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ty2020b to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Easy MS63, depending how superficial the obverse marks are, very possibly MS64. No PL due to the reverse
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 Posted 06/10/2021  8:13 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add JasonKflo to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I am at MS-64
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 Posted 06/11/2021  11:10 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add panzaldi to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
solid typical strike. very difficult due to chatter on the profile to determine if its all just rub from banging around in a bag or if the are any scratches or other flaws. the only one I can make out is a small on the nose. MS64 obverse PL but reverse does not look like it would make it. as stated there are many nice examples of this year out there
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 Posted 06/11/2021  2:15 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add psuman08 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
MS-64 I think the PL obverse makes the contact look worse than it is.
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 Posted 06/12/2021  12:19 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Sidekick-CA to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Here she is. Dave700x nailed it. The rest of your grades weren't far off at all.

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 Posted 06/13/2021  4:10 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add dave700x to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Along with a few others I have an 1881-S PCGS MS65+. It has a PL reverse with an obverse that cartwheels. The San Fran mint played musical dies back in '78-81 and maybe beyond.
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 Posted 07/04/2021  11:33 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add IndianGoldEagle to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I think the PL obverse got this one a star.
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