This stunning Morgan Silver Dollar enables you to own the historic last year of issue of these cherished 90% silver coins. Youll receive a Morgan Dollar minted at the Philadelphia mint in highly collectible MS-65 condition. The Morgan Dollar is the largest U.Silver coin ever made for circulation and contains over 3/4 ounce of pure silver. Its diameter is almost 1 1/2 inches wide! Government melted down more than 50% of all Morgan Silver Dollars to help pay for World War I. After that, millions more were either destroyed, worn out in circulation, or melted down in later years for their precious silver content. Just a fraction of 1921 specimens remain today especially in MS65 condition.
The obverse of the coin depicts Lady Liberty wearing a slaves cap (an ancient symbol of freedom) with the word Liberty inscribed on a ribbon. The reverse features an American eagle holding an olive branch of peace and arrows of war. The Morgan dollar is a. Minted from 1878 to 1904, in 1921, and as a special non-circulating coin in 2021. It was the first standard silver dollar minted since the passage of the Coinage Act of 1873, which ended the free coining of silver and the production of the previous design, the Seated Liberty dollar.The coin is named after its designer, United States Mint Assistant Engraver George T. The obverse depicts a profile portrait representing. Modeled by Anna Willess Williams, while the reverse depicts an eagle with wings outstretched. The mint mark, if present, appears on the reverse above between D and O in "Dollar".
The dollar was authorized by the BlandAllison Act. Following the passage of the 1873 act, mining interests lobbied to restore free silver, which would require the Mint to accept all silver presented to it and return it, struck into coin. This act, once again, was repealed in 1893. When those silver reserves were depleted in 1904, the Mint ceased to strike the Morgan dollar. The Pittman Act, passed in 1918, authorized the melting and recoining of millions of silver dollars.Pursuant to the act, Morgan dollars resumed mintage for one year in 1921. The design was replaced by the Peace dollar later the same year. The item "1921 P Morgan Silver Dollar MS65 ICG" is in sale since Wednesday, May 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Dollars\Morgan (1878-1921)".
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