According to CoinStudy, an 1891 Morgan silver dollar is worth between $27.19 and $293, as of 2014. The value of an individual coin is dependent on its condition and its mint mark.
The mint mark records where a coin was produced. The most valuable 1891 Morgan silver dollars have a Carson City Mint mark, followed by New Orleans, San Francisco and Philadelphia.
The base price of a Morgan silver dollar is determined by the current price of silver per ounce based on the coin's 90 percent silver content weighing .77 troy ounces. Many coin collectors grade coins on a scale of good, fine, extremely fine and uncirculated, with uncirculated coins worth the most.Learn More
It is possible for a modern coin to be missing the clad, or nickel, layer from both sides, but it is uncommon. In this case, the copper portion, which makes up 90 percent of a coin, is exposed. Usually, coins missing clad layers are identified before leaving the mint.Full Answer >
As of September 2014, an Argentina 10 centavos coin from 1955 is worth between 8 and 19 cents. In April 2014, the coin was worth about 61 cents.Full Answer >
A person who collects coins, banknotes or medals can be called a "numismatist" or, less commonly, a "numismatologist." The word is more accurately used to refer to people who formally study currency, whether or not they actually collect it.Full Answer >
Three of the most valuable coins in the United States are the 1913 Liberty Head V Nickel, the 1893 S Morgan Silver Dollar and the 1901 Morgan Silver Dollar, according to CoinTrackers.com. Other extremely valuable coins are the 1889 CC Morgan Silver Dollar and the 1895 O Morgan Silver Dollar.Full Answer >