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: $3.39 (8/27/2016)
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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Last Updated: 8/25/2016

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1892 S 25C MS
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 133
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 67


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6/14/2006 PCGS G 6   Teletrade Auction 2219, 2219/Lot# 1258 $50.00
6/11/2009 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 383, 389/Lot# 8012 $661.25
5/30/2012 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2012 May 30- June 3 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1171/Lot# 8410 $276.00
9/23/2012 PCGS AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/23/2012, 41/Lot# 72821 $550.00
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
6/3/2014 PCGS AU 53   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 3893 $517.00
6/21/2015 NGC VF 35   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131526/Lot# 29102 $223.25


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