1878-CC MORGAN $1
NGC-GSA MS66The 1878-CC was born out of the largest silver discovery in U.S. history. The Comstock Lode gave birth to the Carson City Mint ('CC'), where Morgan Dollars were struck for only 13 years between 1878 and 1893. ''CC'' minted coins in all denominations, especially Morgan Dollars, are very popular with collectors. Coins struck at the Carson City Mint are well-known generally as lower-mintage and scarcer examples.
This 1878-CC is the first-year-of-issue in mint-state condition is extremely desirable ''CC'' jewel! For collectors. This tough to find 1878-CC was part of the GSA Hoard Release of the early 1970's, which hand very few of the 1878 issue. This MS 66 is a Prime specimen of a first year issue Morgan Dollar from the Old West, with a GSA pedigree.