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1899-S SILVER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 7262, 7263, 97263

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 2,562,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: George T. Morgan

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 26.73 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco) below the center of the wreath on the reverse

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-66.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8448, illustrated, sold for $1,955.00

PCGS MS-66.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8449, not illustrated, sold for $1,955.00  From the Glenn J. Church Collection

PCGS MS-66.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 383, illustrated, not sold

NGC MS-65 Prooflike.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 567 sold for $1,380.00

PCGS MS-65 Prooflike.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6615, not illustrated, sold for $1,322.50

PCGS MS-65.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long 
Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3736, illustrated, sold for $1,265.00

ICG MS-65.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6614, not illustrated, sold for $1,035.00

MS-65.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 1150, illustrated, not sold

MS-65 PVC.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 7024, not illustrated, sold for $690.00

NGC MS-64 PL.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 568 sold for $391.00

PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6385, not illustrated, sold for $632.50

MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5843, not illustrated, sold for $805.00

MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5844, not illustrated, sold for $373.75

PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6610, not illustrated, sold for $471.50

PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6611, not illustrated, sold for $747.50

PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3737, not illustrated, sold for $402.50

Notes:
The finest examples graded by PCGS are 7 MS-67's, 2 MS-67 Prooflikes, and 4 MS-66 Deep Mirror Prooflikes.

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