Collectors Chair: Does this ring a bell? In today’s episode of The Collectors Chair, we talk about how to identify a fake Morgan Dollar by the way it rings. I show how to find a identify a fake Morgan coin in a handful of Cull 1921 Morgan Dollars. One of the important things when buying […]
Extra! Extra! Read all about the 1921 Morgan Dollar! This is the brief history of the 1921 Silver Morgan Dollar. The 1921 Silver Morgan Dollar is the final year of issue for the Morgan Dollar. Like the 1878 to 1904 Morgan Dollars, this coin was also designed by George T Morgan. George was an English […]
The Silver Morgan Dollar History In 1878 the Bland-Allison Act called for the government to purchase large amounts of silver in order to remedy the disarray present in the silver market. In an attempt to rectify the situation, the government was to convert the newly purchased metal into silver dollars; and with the contribution of […]
All About the Silver Peace Dollar The Peace Dollar is a United States minted silver dollar with mintage dates of 1921 through 1928, 1934 and 1935. The Silver Peace dollar is the US Coin design that was released following the Silver Morgan Dollar and is also the last Silver dollar that the United States Mint […]
Today’s story was about a Civil War coin from 1862. The interesting thing about this coin is that it was stamped over the 1861 die. Therefore it is an overdate. An overdate coin can be defined as a coin where the date or part of the date has been punched into a finished working die […]
Today is the first installment of The Collectors Chair. We are featuring today the 1863-S NGC AU58 $2.5 come see what is so special about this coin.
Why buy Morgan and Peace Dollars versus Silver Bullion I recently had a conversation with one of our customers and he questioned the difference in purchasing Silver Morgan and Peace Dollars versus purchasing Silver Bullion. After having a quality conversation discussing the differences and advantages for each, I realized that it would make a great […]
Phoenix Gold is proud to offer this 1861 Civil War Twenty Dollar coin that was minted at the San Francisco mint. The 1861-S Double Eagle has been graded in AU58 by PCGS. This Civil War Era Twenty is exactly what you want in a coin. She is a very pleasing coin and has all of […]