1903 O Morgan Silver Dollar

CoinTrackers.com estimates the value of a 1903 O Morgan Silver Dollar in average condition to be worth $375.00, while one in mint state could be valued around $1,250.00. - Last updated: February, 06 2024


1903 O Morgan Silver Dollar
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  • Key: Key Date
  • Year: 1903
  • Mint Mark: O
  • Type: Morgan Silver Dollar
  • Price: $375.00-$1250.00+
  • Face Value: 1.00 USD
  • Produced: 4,450,000
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Silver Content: 90%
  • Silver Weight: .7735 oz.
  • Melt Value: $21.63





Notes: 1903 O Morgan Silver Dollars are one of those coins that are great for investors. Regardless of the condition these coins are worth quite a bit. Having such a high bottom end means these coins should be a more stable of an investment.


The 1903 O Morgan $1 coin is the only Morgan Key date for the year.



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How much is a 1903 O Morgan Silver Dollar worth?

In Average Circulated (AC) condition it's worth around $375.00, one in certified mint state (MS+) condition could bring as much as $1,250 at auction. This price does not reference any standard coin grading scale. So when we say Average Circulated, we mean in a similar condition to other coins circulated in 1903, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies. *** [?].


Specs & Design

This coin has a total mass of 26.73 g, a diameter of 1.5 in, and a thickness of 2.4 mm. It's edge is Reeded, and the coins are composed of 90.0% Silver & 10.0% Copper.


Designer: George T. Morgan


Front (Obverse): Profile view of Lady Liberty looking to the left. The words "E Pluribus Unum" that translates to "Out of Many, One" referring to the many states that make the country the United States. The date is located at the center bottom. 13 stars circle the coin adjacent to the lettering. These represent the original 13 colonies.


Back (Reverse): The reverse is a bald eagle clasping arrows and an olive branch in its claws. This represents peace and war, as the United States is capable of both. The eagle's wings are spread out and it too is glancing to the left. The words "In God We Trust", "United States of America", and "One Dollar" are all present on the reverse as well.



Most Valuable

The most valuable Morgan Silver Dollar's. Prices listed are for MS-65 certified. Visit the link to learn more about each coin.

Image Year Mint Worth
Morgan Silver Dollar 1893 S $550k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1901 $425.5k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1889 CC $280k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1884 S $250k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1893 O $180k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1895 O $165k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1896 O $140k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1886 O $140k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1892 S $130k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1893 CC $70k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1895 $70k
Morgan Silver Dollar 1879 CC $49k
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1989 P $345.22
1989 $345,000
1989 D $345
Image Name Mint Worth

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Are 1903 O Morgan Silver Dollars Silver?

Yes! Morgan Dollar's produced in 1903 are 90% silver to be precise, and contain .7735 troy oz or 24.05 grams in total of .999 pure silver. Silver weight is measured in troy ounces. Troy ounces weigh about 2 grams more than the standard ounce. CoinTrackers has built a tool that will let you know if your coin is silver or not. The tool is called Is My Coin Silver?.

Numismatic vs Intrinsic Value:

This coin in poor condition is still worth $353.37 more than the intrinsic value from silver content of $21.63, this coin is thus more valuable to a collector than to a silver bug. Coins worth more to a collectors may be a better long term investment. If the metal prices drop you will still have a coin that a numismatic would want to buy.

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Current silver melt value* for a 1883 CC Morgan Silver Dollar is $21.63 and this price is based off the current silver spot price of $27.96 This value is dynamic so bookmark it and comeback for an up to the minute silver melt value.

***Price subject to standard supply and demand laws, dealer premiums, and other market variations. Prices represent past values fetched at online auctions, estate sales, certified coins being sold by dealers, and user submitted values. While we wholeheartedly try to give honest price estimates there are many factors besides appearance, metal content, and rarity that help make up the coins overall value. Call or visit your local coin dealer for more information.

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