Guess the Grade 1904-O Morgan

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Please guess the grade:

  1. 58

  2. 60

  3. 61

  4. 62

  5. 63

  6. 64

  7. 65

  8. 66

  9. Unc Details

  10. Has a plus (+)

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  1. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    Please guess the grade and use the attached poll (can choose one or two options, the second being if you think it has a plus).

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  3. bradgator2

    bradgator2 Supporter! Supporter

    That’s a beaut. I’ll go with 64.
     
  4. GH#75

    GH#75 Well-Known Member

  5. Danomite

    Danomite What do you say uh-huh Supporter

    Are the scratches in front of the face on the coin or the slab?
     
  6. CircCam

    CircCam Victory

    Beautiful toning, but that ought to be “UNC details - scratched” based on the obverse left field. It crosses the threshold in my opinion regardless of the attractive textile toning.
     
  7. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    As far as I know, the slab is clean (I've seen a video of the coin but it isn't mine).
     
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  8. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    63 here ...to be honest the tone doesnt do it for me. Its ok not a +/- for me.
    But at one time I had a roll of unc. 1904 o some of the nicest specimens you want to see...and New Orleans mint isnt known for hammered strikes. The marks really kill it.
     
  9. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    New Orleans definitely isn't known for great strikes. The luster is at times also lacking on these. But there are some dates with nice color (like 83-O, 84-O, 85-O, and 1904-O).
     
  10. Danomite

    Danomite What do you say uh-huh Supporter

    Thanks, I’ll guess UNC Details.
     
  11. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    I was a dealer on ebay...I had no problem selling them raw.. in fact two buyers asked to buy more. 04o has some neat vams too.
     
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  12. Santinidollar

    Santinidollar Supporter! Supporter

    UNC details. But remember I can’t grade toned Morgans for anything.
     
  13. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    People know how hard it is to find a nicely struck 1904-O, so I'm not surprised that the buyers were happy.
     
  14. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    Don't forget to vote in the poll as well. :)
     
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  15. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    Take your first impression, add a point, divide by two, take the square root, multiply by zero, and start all over. :p
     
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  16. green18

    green18 Sweet on Commemorative Coins Supporter

    '63 (my grade) but it got bumped to a '64 by the grading company.
     
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  17. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    The way these and quite a few more rolls of Morgans, Franklin halfs, and a lot more came to me is a story in its self.
    Ill share the short version... I met a seller on ebay back in the day.
    We became friends good friends, she sold all sorts of stuff. Car parts kids clothes.everything.
    So what happen was After 40 years of marriage her father was called out by his wife that for the last 40 years they been married he has cheated on her with the same woman!
    So my friends mom said enough....40 years enough and divorced him.
    This guy not only played the field he collected coins buillon,stamps ,1st ed books
    He had thousands in stuff. The 3 children decieded that my friend would sell it off.
    So she did...i got a lot of rolls... now the collection is sold , the dude kept telling his real wife if she left him he die!
    He passed 3 days after the ink dryed on the paper on the divorse.
    So the 3 children decieded that they creatmate dad and spread his ashes up on the mountain he hunted.... well the mistress stole his ashes....and my friends youngest son had to crawl though the doggie door to steal grand pa back!
    At which time they beat tracks up to the mountain...to give dad a colorful man a colorable place to rest.
    This dude has a hoard of coins....and books....if it was a collectable he knew value.
     
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  18. kSigSteve

    kSigSteve Active Member

  19. ddoomm1

    ddoomm1 keep on running

    MS-63 (and a very nice one at that)
     
  20. LRC-Tom

    LRC-Tom Been around the block...

    Unc details with a plus;)
     
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  21. atcarroll

    atcarroll Well-Known Member

    If i sent it in, that scratch in front of liberty's face would get it a details grade, but maybe the submitter got luck. I'm gonna guess unc details, scratched anyway.
     
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