The 1886 Morgan Dollar (Buy on eBay) represents another year of relatively high mintage at the Philadelphia Mint, with 19,963,000 produced. The coins were circulated during their era and large quantities were also held back and later distributed in the 1950’s. This makes the coin another common date that is generally available in all grades through gem.
The Philadelphia Mint additionally produced 886 Proof Morgan Dollars for the year.
1886 Morgan Dollar Mintage and Specifications
- Mintage: 19,963,000
- Mint Mark: none (Philadelphia)
- Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
- Weight: 26.73 grams
- Diameter: 38.1 mm