What is a 1922 e pluribus unum one dollar silver worth?
The coin is a 1922 Peace dollar not an E PLURIBUS UNUM coin, circulated coins have retail values of $16.00-$20.00.
It's not a silver eagle. Silver eagles are modern bullion coins sold to collectors. The dollar denomination is entirely artificial. A 1922 dollar coin is called a Peace dollar and was minted for use in daily commerce. At that time the price of silver was controlled and the coin contained a dollar's worth of silver.
The price guides can't keep up with the fast rising silver values, melt value as of today is $20.69, the average collectible value is $17.00-$22.00 for this coin in circulated condition. The 1922 Peace dollar is so common only Mint State coins have slightly higher values. Please Note: Most all US coins have the national motto E PLURIBUS UNUM.
The last Morgan dollars were minted in 1921. The Peace design was introduced in December of that year, so any silver $1 coin dated 1922 would be a Peace dollar, just as it says on the coin's back side. The last Morgan silver dollars were minted in 1921. Your coin is called a Peace dollar. A 1922 peace dollar that was made at Philadelphia in circulated condition is worth an average of $25. This reflects…