Silver Dollar Values

Silver dollar values are on the move. Precious metals, gold and silver, are on the move. Collectible coins are on the move. All moving upward.

Bust Dollar, Seated Liberty, Morgan and Peace Dollar

Today's prices are surprisingly high, with silver at $19.45 an ounce, all silver dollars minted prior to 1936 are worth a minimum of $24.36 each. Quite a bit higher than their bullion silver value.

Follow the links below and discover any rare coins in your box. All the elements affecting value are covered.

First, identify your coins by date. Then by mintmark which denotes the different branch mints. Often important to value, mintmark locations are described and highlighted with images for each coin series.

Next, one of the key factors in value is judging the condition of your coins, known as "Grading". All series have a specific How to Grade Coins section to help you determine their condition.

Data covering 140 years of mintage. Ultimately narrowing in on your true silver dollar values. Follow the links to the different series.

Bust Dollar Values | The Rare Early Years
The originals, early Bust dollars are colonial works of art. Worth every bit of $600 or more depending on the date. Find one of these in your box and you have a treasure from history. A sophisticated collectible, take a peek at the value chart.

Seated Liberty Dollar Values | Classic and Rare
A classic silver dollar but rarely encountered. With extremely low mintages and survival rates, all are rare. If yours is in nice condition it is easily worth over $200. Compare it to the grading images and value charts, discover its true value.

Morgan Silver Dollar Values | Popular
Every collector likes them, every collector wants one. Their popularity is immense. Worth over $24.36 each because of silver content alone. Check the grading images and value charts. Find a rare date, mintmark or a better condition coin and values start climbing.

Peace Dollar Values | Waiting for Discovery

Although Peace dollars are in the shadow of their earlier cousins. Please, don't let that stop you from looking at your coins and determining value. Each is worth $24.50 because of high silver prices. Also, the series does have a few rare dates and varieties to add to the excitement. The value chart and grading images shine a light on these rarities.

A Few Rare Silver Dollar Values

The coins listed are a few of the rare and valuable silver dollars found throughout the series. They highlight why careful examination of your coins is necessary. These rare silver dollars and many others may look like any other old coin in your box but they command high values.

Silver Dollar Values

  Condition of Coin
Date Good - G Fine - F Extremely Fine
Early Bust Dollars 1794-1803
1795 $1,208 $1,482 $5,227 RARE
1796 $1,610 $2,538 $5,425 RARE
1801 $630 $1,481 $4,247 $15,353
Liberty Seated Dollars 1840-1873
1859 O $182 $300 $436 $1,775
1870 $195 $267 $476 $2,164
1872 $204 $242 $424 $1,850
Morgan Silver Dollars 1878-1921
1881 CC $205 $274 $278 $398
1886 O $26.80 $28.03 $39.37 $513
1893 S $1,633 $2,684 $6,131 Rare
Peace Silver Dollars 1921-1935
1921 $79 $95 $103 $222
1928 $236 $287 $298 $403
1934 S $39.52 $44.88 $158 $1,264
Silver Dollar Values Updated 2014

The above are good representatives of the several important factors that affect values. Note: The prices listed are wholesale values of nice coins for the grade.

Some are rare dates. Some are rare because of where they where minted, identified by the mintmark. Still others are rare varieties not generally known outside the coin collecting world.

And of course the condition of your coins. Many silver dollars are very rare in well preserved condition. Look again at the range in value from one grade to the next. The different grades are sometimes difficult to detect but very important to silver dollar values.

Follow the image and text links above. From the first year of mintage 1794 and ending with the Peace Dollar in 1935. Silver dollar values are listed for all dates, mintmarks and varieties.

Coin Values Discovery

Safe Coin Storage | Recommendations
Recommendations on basic supplies that greatly improve coin storage. Providing for safe handling, preserving of value and organizing your box of old coins.

Additionally, check all of your coins. Are some or most of your old coins rising in value with this upward move? Today's values are above last year's.

Coin Values Discovery... finds Silver Dollar Values and... All old US coin values. It is an excellent index with images and text links to all coin series, from Cents to Gold. Value charts, grading images and descriptions uncover how much your box of old coins is worth.

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Precious Metals Update
Values of all silver and gold coins trading near bullion value were updated week beginning...
Gold per oz. Silver per oz.
$1,287 $19.45

Date by Date
In Depth Morgan Silver Dollar Values

1878 1888 1898
1879 1889 1899
1880 1890 1900
1881 1891 1901
1882 1892 1902
1883 1893 1903
1884 1894 1904
1885 1895 1921
1886 1896  
1887 1897  

Date by Date
In Depth Peace Silver Dollar Values

1921 1925 1934
1922 1926 1935
1923 1927  
1924 1928