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PCGS Number: 511483 Coin Date: 1879-S Denomination (Short): $1 Denomination (Long): One dollar Variety: Reverse of 1878 Variety 2: VAM-77 Desg: MS Prefix: Top 100 Mint Mark: S Composition: 90% silver; 10% copper Mintage: 9,110,000 Strike Type: Business Coinage Type: Morgan silver dollar Coinage Years: 1878-1921 Mint Location: San Francisco Diameter: 38.1 Fineness: 0.9 Weight (Grams): 26.73 Weight (Ounces): 0.943 Designer: George T. Morgan Edge: Reeded Obverse Description: Portrait of Liberty centered. On the left are found 7 stars with the words E*PLURIBUS*UNUM followed by 6 stars on the right. The date is positioned at the bottom. Reverse Description: The heraldic eagle is centered holding a bunch of arrows and branch surrounded by and olive leaves. The words UNITED STATES OF AMERICA * ONE DOLLAR frame the periphery. Mint mark, if any, appears above the letters DO of DOLLAR. PCGS #: 511483