Content: 0.77344 oz.
Composition: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Thickness: 3.1 mm
Mint Dates: 1878 - 1904, 1921
The Morgan Dollar is considered to be one of the favorites among coin collectors in the United States. Silver collectors like the Morgan Dollar for its colossal size and 90% silver content. In 1889, the Philadelphia Mint produced 22 million Morgan Silver Dollars. This is the largest and heaviest silver coin since the Civil War and is comprised of 0.77344 ounces of pure silver. The Morgan Dollar continued to be minted until 1924 , when it was replaced by the Peace Silver Dollar.