Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    1895 Morgan Dollar, PR50 Details
    'King of the Morgan Dollars'
    A Collectible Example

    1895 $1 -- Damaged, Cleaned -- ANACS. PR50 Details. The fame of the 1895 Morgan dollar continues to drive strong demand for this scarce issue only known in proof format. Most examples that appear at auction are well out of reach for average collectors, making the date essentially unobtainable for the vast majority of Morgan dollar enthusiasts. However, occasionally circulated pieces appear, offering a more affordable option for the budget-conscious collector. This is such a coin. Light wear affects the high points of the devices, while the surfaces are uniformly slate-gray with a slightly clouded appearance due to an old cleaning. Several rim nicks on the reverse are also noted by ANACS, as well as a scratch immediately behind Liberty's eye. The characteristics are easy to overlook in favor of the greater accessibility this piece provides compared to problem-free coins that continually climb toward six figures at auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2021
    22nd-25th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 27
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 453

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Apr 24, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 23 days left to consign to the 2021 September 29 - October 3 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I have now had four successful auctions with Heritage and plan on at least several more with your firm.
    [ Entire Letter » ]
    Lowell J. DeMers, CPA,
    Los Angeles, CA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search