1884-CC US Morgan Silver Dollar $1 - GSA Holder - "Mixed Carson City" Grade

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  • Sold Date: Jul 05, 2013
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1884-CC US Morgan Silver Dollar $1 - GSA Holder - "Mixed Carson City" Grade
1884-CC US Morgan Silver Dollar $1 - GSA Holder
"Mixed Carson City" Grade
This coin was never been placed in circulation by the U.S. Government. During the GSA sales this coin was offered in a special category of "Mixed Carson City" Silver Dollars.
This Carson City Morgan Silver Dollar comes with its complete original GSA Sale packaging - includes plastic holder, outer box and two (2) Information Cards
Photos are of the actual coin you will receive
RELEASE OF SILVER DOLLARS BY THE U.S. TREASURY: "THE GSA SALE"
The General Services Administration (GSA) was responsible for sorting and marketing the U. S. Treasury's hoard of silver dollars after the Treasury ceased issuing silver dollar coins in 1964. In a series of sales lasting from 1973 to 1980, this hoard of several million silver dollars, mostly Morgan Dollars minted at Carson City (CC), was dispersed via auction and fixed prices. Sealed in rigid plastic holders and boxed with a message from then President Richard M. Nixon, these silver dollars account for most of the mint state CC Morgans known today.
Veteran numismatists may remember the great rush on silver dollars that occurred during the early 1960s. For generations these coins had laid undisturbed in Treasury and
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