The old San Francisco Mint (‘S’) boasted a higher quality strike and luster than other mints. After this mint closed in 1900, Morgans of this quality were rarely seen again.
The old Mint’s unique minting technique created sharper detail and greater luster than other mints. Starting with the desireable 1878 ‘S’ first year of issues, the collection extends through the 1882 ‘S’ Morgan. Each of these classic coins contains 371.25 grams of Pure Silver, and is in Fine or better condition. Each is 124 or more years old, yes they have retained their legendary beauty.