No true silver dollar (1794-1935) has a full ounce of silver. The Actual Silver Weight (ASW) is .77344oz of pure silver.
A Morgan dollar weighs 26.73 grams.
There are .7736 troy ounces in United States silver dollars (Morgan, Peace silver dollars). That worked out to the price of silver being fixed at $1.29/ounce. Troy ounces are heavier than avoirdupois ounces (31.1g vs. ~28g).
Depends which you buy.
Exactly one. A Morgan dollar is a specific kind of silver dollar, designed by and named for George T. Morgan and minted from 1878 to 1904 and in 1921.
Morgan dollars contain 412.500 Grains of silver.
A Morgan dollar has a silver content of .773 of a troy ounce in silver. Keep in mind though that some Morgan Dollars, especially those with a CC mintmark, or Morgan Dollars in mint state, may be worth more to a collector of coins than just their silver content, however, worn or common coins usually sell for only their silver content, especially with how expensive silver is now.
All Peace silver dollars dollars contain 0.77344 troy ounces of silver.
US silver dollars weigh 26.73 grams and contain 90% silver. Do a little math and that converts to 0.7736 troy ounces of silver per silver dollar.
The Morgan Silver Dollar Coin is a very special. The design was issued from 1878 to 1904 and in 1921. It's considered to be one of the most beautiful American circulation coins ever issued. Many common ones are still relatively inexpensive at $35 to $50, while the rarest can be worth over $100,000. These coins were made of 90% silver and 10% copper, and contain about 0.77 troy ounces of pure silver. The finest known examples of the Morgan Silver Dollar can sell for nearly $1 million.
One 40% Kennedy half dollar contains .14792 oz of pure silver. The silver proof coins were struck on 90% silver planchets and contain .36169 troy ounces of silver.
The mintage number for 1884-O Morgan dollars was 9,730,000.
There were 12,760,000 1881-S Morgan dollars minted.
a Morgan or Peace style silver dollar (minted 1878-1921 and 1921-1935 respectively) are 90% silver by weight. Each coin was minted with approximately .77 troy ounces (24 grams) of silver, but after years of wear and tear abrasion and such, many dealers round down to .715 troy ounces. (be careful, one troy ounce is a little bit bigger than a conventional ounce)
Canadian silver dollars (1935-1967) were 80% silver/20%copper and weighed 23.33 grams, which works out to 0.6 troy ounces of silver per coin.
It depends on the denominations of the coins, a silver dollar weighs a lot more than a dime.
A 1921 Morgan Silver Dollar can be purchased from coin dealers. Alternatively, as the coins are not especially rare, there are many available to purchase on eBay.
Yes, there were many issues of silver dollars in the 1800s, including most of the Morgan Dollar series, along with the Seated Liberty Dollars, Trade Dollars, and the Bust Dollar.
Combined with dates and mintmarks there are 18 Morgan dollars struck in the 20Th century.
The coin only has a little more than 1/3 of an ounce of silver in it .36169oz.
It doesn't exist. "Morgan" describes the silver dollars designed by George T. Morgan that were minted from 1878 to 1904 and in 1921. If your coin is a genuine US silver dollar dated 1800 it would be called a Draped Bust dollar and could be quite valuable, but there are MANY counterfeits. Please see the Related Question for more details.
There were no dollar coins minted in 1909. If you have a dollar coin with a 1909 date on it, it is either a fantasy coin, silver round, or most likely a Chinese counterfeit -- I have seen many of these. In any case, its value will be only for whatever silver it may contain.
There is no difference. They are the same coin but many people refer to them as "Liberty Dollars".
One pound of silver = 14.583 troy ounces
An authentic Philadelphia issued (no mintmark) 1895 Morgan dollar has a average minimum value of $15,000.00. This is a very low mintage Proof only coin that is rare. Many copy's an replicas exist.