History, Information, and Value of 1926-S Peace Dollar
Value of 1926 San Francisco Mint Peace Silver Dollar
This is one of the better quality silver dollars from the San Francisco Mint. We expect the strike quality of 1926-S Peace dollars to typically be good. The same applies to luster. Many high quality coins were released as part of the Redfield Hoard disbursement in 1976. Strive for a coin in MS-65 grade. Coins in choice and Gem Uncirculated grades are attractive with good luster, bright surfaces, and plenty of sparkle.
1926-S $1s That Are Circulated Sell For Silver Value: Look around for one if you are so inclined and you should be able to locate an EF or AU coin, though for not much more money you can obtain an MS-60 to MS-63 coin.
Be Selective When Buying 1926-S MS Peace Dollars: This date is available to any and all in grades from MS-60 _ not a very desirable grade _ up to MS-65 and can be found without much difficulty. The population of high-grade specimens drops somewhat at MS-66 though that grade can prove to be highly affordable if such is your goal. Look for sharpness, luster, and minimal marks _ all of these qualities are usually available for this date, the earliest-date San Francisco Mint Peace dollar for which this can be said.
The obverse text on the Peace Dollar reads “Liberty; In God We Trvst (Trust); 1926.” The reverse text on the silver dollar reads “United States of America; E Pluribus Unum; One Dollar; Peace; S.” The obverse of the coin has a bust of a female facing the left with a pointed crown and flowing hair. The reverse of the Peace Dollar has an eagle sitting on a rock in the center with rays in the background.
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