1878 Morgan Dollars : 8 Tail Feathers

Early Silver Dollars

Mintage: 750,000
Minted at: Philadelphia (No Mint Mark)

Designer - Engraver: George T Morgan
Metal Composition: 90% Silver - 10% Copper

Diameter: 38.1 mm
Mass / Weight: 26.73 grams

What This Coin Looks Like (Obverse, Reverse, Mint Mark Location, Special Features, etc.):
1878 Morgan Silver Dollar - 8 Tail Feathers
One major variety of the 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar features 8 Tail Feathers on the eagle at the reverse of the coin. Other later versions were changed to 7 tail feathers. The difference between the 7 Tail Feathers vs 8 Tail Feathers is depicted below in the example comparison image:

1878 Morgan Silver Dollar - 7 Tail Feathers vs 8 Tail Feathers - Difference and Comparison
Coin Value Chart: Typical Coin Prices, Values and Worth in USD based on Grade/Condition
Good
(G-4)
Very Good
(VG-8)
Fine
(F-12)
Very Fine
(VF-20)
Extremely Fine
(EF-40)
About Uncirculated
(AU-50)
Uncirculated
(MS-60)
Uncirculated
(MS-65)
Proof
(PR-63)
$48$55$58$60$65$83$182$1,718$3,878

USA Coin Book Estimated Value of 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar (8 Tail Feathers Variety) is Worth $55 in Average Condition and can be Worth $182 to $1,718 or more in Uncirculated (MS+) Mint Condition. Proof Coins can be Worth $3,878 or more. Click here to Learn How to use Coin Price Charts. Also, click here to Learn About Grading Coins. The Melt Value shown below is how Valuable the Coin's Metal is Worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US Coin.


MELT VALUE: $17.39










8 items found

$385.00
Free Shipping
Seller: scottscoins2008
Certification Agency: NGC
Certification Number: 4468375-015
Condition: MS-62
$185.95
Make An Offer or Best Offer
Seller: 1currency1
Condition: AU+ - Please Grade For Yourselves!
$825.00
Seller: tipsico
Certification Agency: PCGS
Certification Number: 46142614
Condition: MS-64
$185.00
Make An Offer or Best Offer
Seller: UPcoins
Condition: Judge for yourself,
$505.00
Seller: tipsico
Certification Agency: PCGS
Certification Number: 45223676
Condition: MS-63
$452.00
Free Shipping
Seller: CoinsExplorer
Certification Agency: ANACS
Certification Number: 7140670
Condition: MS63
$505.00
Seller: tipsico
Certification Agency: PCGS
Certification Number: 7072.63/44220365
Condition: MS-63