Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Quarters (1892-1916)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 8,892,000
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: $2.91 (12/27/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1901 25C MS obverse 1901 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1901 quarter, coming from a generous mintage approaching 9 million pieces, is an important condition rarity. It can be located with patience and searching in the lower levels of Mint State, but higher-grade examples are extremely challenging.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/28/2014

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1901 25C MS
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Base $ 9.50 12.00 24.00 38.00 80.00 80.00 125 145 165 200 225 260 325 450 660 1350 3250 16500 - - -
$ 90.00 140 155 190 215 250 285 350 500 740 1600 4025 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 278
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 66


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1/12/2015 MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2015 January 7 - 12 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Session(8), 1216/Lot# 10061


Auction Prices Realized

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4/22/1998 PCGS AU 55   Teletrade Auction 1043, 1043/Lot# 1443 $109.00
2/11/2007 NGC MS 66   Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1371 $4,800.00
6/1/2011 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2011 June Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(4), 1156/Lot# 8022 $253.00
10/18/2012 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1175/Lot# 8605 $499.38
10/28/2012 PCGS Genuine AU   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/28/2012, 46/Lot# 79014 $84.70
5/19/2014 NGC F 15   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3482, 6031/Lot# 20197 $35.25
9/21/2014 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131439/Lot# 29732 $96.35
10/19/2014 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 826, 835/Lot# 98 $400.00


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