1879 CC Morgan..Real? Fake?

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1879 CC Morgan..Real? Fake?

#1 Unread post by Jsul77798 » Wed May 20, 2020 8:42 pm

Came across what appears to be a nice example of an 1879cc Morgan but I wanted to get some others thoughts about it. I almost went for this but just couldnt get over the mint mark. To me, it looks too thick, eslecially at the top, when compared to every example I could find. On Vamworld and a couple other places. I just couldnt match that CC to my eyes anyways. Nothing else jumped out at me otherwise. If genuine though, presents as a serious $$ coin.
So does it look genuine to yall? Am I just wrong on the mint mark? Or does it all look good?
Appreciate any input. I was real close to pullin the trigger on it......
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Re: 1879 CC Morgan..Real? Fake?

#2 Unread post by Paul » Thu May 21, 2020 8:44 am

Keep in mind, it's almost impossible to verify a quality non-genuine coin from just images...... unless it's pretty bad.

Is this going to be of purchase for you?
.......... I am assuming that this is not certified
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If so, make sure that they have a "RETURN POLICY"........JMO
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Re: 1879 CC Morgan..Real? Fake?

#3 Unread post by Daniel » Fri May 22, 2020 5:45 am

100% fake, always use vamworld.com to ID coin die markers and reverse mint mark types, this coin will not match. Also there's no CC minted Morgans like this font in 1879.

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#4 Unread post by Jsul77798 » Sat May 23, 2020 7:38 pm

And matching the mint mark style to those shown on Vamworld was exactly what I was doing, and exactly why I asked for a more experienced opinion as I could not verify the mint mark style I saw pictured. But now Im super confused because both of ya are saying there were no regular strike 1879 CC ( Carson City) Morgans?
What am I missing here? Lol
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Re: 1879 CC Morgan..Real? Fake?

#5 Unread post by Daniel » Sat May 23, 2020 10:28 pm

I worded that incorrectly. I meant with a CC like the fake one in your image.

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