Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Quarters (1892-1916)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 964,079
Catalog: KM-114
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2500g
ASW: 0.1808oz
Melt Value: $3.71 (8/1/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1892 S 25C MS obverse 1892 S 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Given the relative availability of Philadelphia and New Orleans Mint 1892 quarters that were apparently saved as first of their kind, the 1892-S quarters are elusive in all Mint State grades.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/28/2014

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1892 S 25C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 47.00 58.00 105 155 245 245 360 385 515 565 650 700 875 1175 2200 5150 12000 35000 - - -
$ 285 385 425 550 600 700 775 950 1650 2650 6250 14500 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 117
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 67


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8/9/2014 MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(1), 1208/Lot# 3599


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6/18/2001 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1449, 1449/Lot# 1361 $272.50
6/27/2005 NGC MS 61   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 43: The Cook Family Collection, 47/Lot# 815 $374.90
1/16/2011 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 211014/Lot# 26130 $218.50
11/29/2012 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2012 November 29 - December 2 US Coin Signature Auction - Houston Session(4), 1177/Lot# 8771 $441.80
4/24/2013 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(8), 1184/Lot# 8061 $587.50
7/27/2013 PCGS MS 66   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 2053 $9,165.00
1/8/2014 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(2), 1201/Lot# 4211 $1,586.25
4/6/2014 PCGS   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/06/2014, 175/Lot# 136249 $46.01


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1892 S 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base10612321633041864273582094510211127119312711450170725613975517671688632935810128
1111542543594926737638619701056114912191330153519913032437558407656887496140
0000007638619701056114912191330153519913032437558407656887400
0000007919039951091117112451390162122763503477565048144911600
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 7168
Owner: yeoldeone
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 2561
Owner: Scott mathison
 
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