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What is the value of a 1899 silver dollar?

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09/22/2012

Assuming the coin is circulated and has no mintmark, the 1899 Morgan dollar is a better date of the series. For an accurate assessment of value the coin needs to be seen and graded. Most coins of this year have seen heavy use and show a lot of wear. In general retail values for low grade coins are $98.00-$140.00, better grade are $160.00-$175.00 and coins showing almost no wear run from $190.00-$240.00. Values are a market average and only for coins in collectible condition, coins that are bent, corroded, scratched, used as jewlery or have been cleaned have far less value if any to a collector or dealer.