What is the number of minted coins for each year at Carson City for Morgan silver dollars?
The 1882 Morgan dollars are common date coins. They were struck at the Philadelphia, Carson-City and New Orleans Mints. In terms of number of coins made, the Carson-City issues are the lowest mintage. The New Orleans issues have a overmintmark error of O/S, this is the only coin some would call rare.
There are a number of factors that determine the value of a coin such as the condition of the coin, how many still exist, where it was minted and so on. The greatest factor has always been what a person is willing to pay to own a particular coin. Generally, the more people are willing to pay then the more the coin is worth. It can not be said that Morgans or Peace dollars are…
Morgan dollars are no different from most other long-run series of coins in that some years and mint marks had high mintages and other years had low mintages. In addition, many Morgans were melted causing the available supplies of some years to no longer bear any relation to the number minted. After that it becomes a simple matter of supply and demand.