GTG 1886 Morgan Dollar

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  1. 65 PL

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  2. 65

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  3. 64 PL

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  4. 64

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  5. 63 PL

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  6. 63

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  7. 62 PL

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  8. 62

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  1. LuxUnit

    LuxUnit Well-Known Member

    I took a shot at this coin as the seller didn't have any other coins listed and I knew their pictures wouldn't do it justice. Ended up being just stunning in hand :)

    Old ANACS Holder.

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  3. ldhair

    ldhair Clean Supporter

    64 pl
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  4. Joe Campbell

    Joe Campbell Active Member

    Great coin. I went 63PL. Outstanding piece.
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  5. LuxUnit

    LuxUnit Well-Known Member

    Thank you, I got VERY lucky it turned out to be so nice d:
  6. Joe Campbell

    Joe Campbell Active Member

    Regardless of whatever number a TPG gave it, for me it has ‘the look’. Most appealing Morgan i’ve Seen in a long time.
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  7. Hookman

    Hookman Well-Known Member

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  8. GenX Enthusiast

    GenX Enthusiast Forensic grammatician

    Yep, that's a beaut. I went 63 PL. Beautiful luster, I always love gold rim toning, and the many marks are not distracting from the general loveliness of the coin. I'm not sure everyone would judge it prooflike. I think there's a small chance it wasn't graded so. I might just be tired.
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  9. Seattlite86

    Seattlite86 Outspoken Member

    I went 63PL. Normally I like higher grades for Morgans, but this one is a beauty. Might make 64. Nice find :)
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  10. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    63 pl
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  11. Morgandude11

    Morgandude11 As long as it's Silver, I'm listening

    63 PL. Nice coin, with a fair amount of Cameo. A little baggy for a 64 or 65, but a really nice prooflike example.
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  12. Johndoe2000$

    Johndoe2000$ Well-Known Member

    63PL....too many dings for a higher grade. IMO
    Nice looking for sure. Is that enough to get a point bump for "possible" market grading??? (if such things exist)...;)
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  13. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    62 PL

    My grade is based on it being an old Anacs and what looks to be baggy surfaces and cheek area.

    I could see this going 63 PL nowadays, but that is no certainty.
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  14. kSigSteve

    kSigSteve Active Member

    I voted 62PL which is what I think is on the slab.

    I personally like it at 63PL but I think as @ddddd mentioned. The older holder and many tick marks and few carbon spots landed at 62. I have a 1904-O that had a similar look that Anacs gave 61 due to many tick marks all over the coin.
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  15. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    I went 63 no pl due to the old holder. I think today it’s 64 pl
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  16. LuxUnit

    LuxUnit Well-Known Member

    I'm going to post the answer tonight. Last call!
  17. Evan8

    Evan8 A Little Off Center

    I'm in at 63PL
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  18. LuxUnit

    LuxUnit Well-Known Member

    Going to call it! @kSigSteve @ddddd got it at 62 PL.i think it got brought down for the carbon spots, but it's one of the cleanest cheeks I own!

    I think I got lucky even at that grade. I made an offer and bought this for $67 after shipping.


  19. eddiespin

    eddiespin Fast Eddie

    Nice buy. It's a frosty one.
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  20. eddiespin

    eddiespin Fast Eddie

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  21. Morgandude11

    Morgandude11 As long as it's Silver, I'm listening

    Nice coin. 62-63 PL is right on, and it is an attractive coin. Price is quite right.
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