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1895-O SILVER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 7236, 7237, 97237

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 450,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: George T. Morgan

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 26.73 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "O" (for New Orleans, Louisiana) below the center of the wreath on the reverse

Notes:
The finest examples graded by PCGS are a single MS-67, a single MS-64 Prooflike, and a single MS-65 Deep Mirror Prooflike.

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-65 DMPL.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6580, illustrated, sold for $189,750.00  From the Gary Wolkwitz Collection

NGC MS-65 Deep Prooflike.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 2160, illustrated, sold for $120,750.00

PCGS MS-64.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8424, illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 369, illustrated, not sold

NGC MS-62.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries "The Rarities Sale", July 31, 2002, Lot 517, illustrated, sold for $12.650.00

MS-60.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3718, illustrated, not sold

NGC AU-58 Prooflike.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6579, illustrated, not sold

PCGS AU-58.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3719, illustrated, sold for $8,625.00

NGC AU-58.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6578, plated, sold for $2,127.50

AU-55.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7002, not illustrated, sold for $1,380.00

PCGS AU-55.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8423, not illustrated, sold for $1,207.50

AU-55.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7001, not illustrated, sold for $1,092.50

AU-55 Lightly Cleaned.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7000, not illustrated, sold for $1,782.50

ANACS AU-55.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 754, sold for $718.75

AU-55, Cleaned. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5833, not illustrated, sold for $920.00

AU-53.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6999, not illustrated, sold for $920.00

AU-53.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6998, not illustrated, not sold

PCGS AU-53.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6366, not illustrated, sold for $690.00

PCGS AU-53.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8422, not illustrated, sold for $776.25

ANACS AU-53.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6576, not illustrated, sold for $575.00

AU-50.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6997, not illustrated, not sold

PCGS AU-50.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3720, not illustrated, sold for $661.25

PCGS AU-50.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6365, not illustrated, sold for $661.25

PCGS AU-50, lightly cleaned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5642, not illustrated, sold for $575.00

PCGS AU-50.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6574, not illustrated, sold for $632.50

PCGS AU-50.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 370, not illustrated, sold for $920.00

AU-50, Cleaned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5832, not illustrated, sold for $373.75

SEGS AU-50 Mark on breast.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5295, not plated, unsold

AU-50.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6996, not illustrated, not sold

AU-50 Lightly Cleaned.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6995, not illustrated, not sold

PCGS AU-50.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8421, not illustrated, sold for $575.00

Net AU-50, sharpness of AU-55.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 1140, not illustrated, sold for $1,092.50

ANACS EF-45.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8420, not illustrated, sold for $391.00

EF-45.   Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 2162, not illustrated, sold for $575.00

Extremely Fine.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 552, not plated, sold for $258.75

EF-40.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 1015, not illustrated, sold for $173.00

VF-35.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 1016, not illustrated, sold for $150.00

Very Fine.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 755, sold for $172.50

Very Fine.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 756, sold for $172.50

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service