Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Quarters (1892-1916)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 1,868,000
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2500g
ASW: 0.1808oz
Melt Value: $3.22 (2/16/2020)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
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1898 O 25C MS obverse 1898 O 25C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

With a mintage approaching two million pieces, the 1898-O quarter dollar is fairly plentiful in grades below Fine. The rarity curve rises rapidly through the higher circulated grades, while Mint State examples are genuinely rare. Gems of this date/mint are extremely rare, and 1898-O is a major obstacle to the advanced collector of this series.

There are no varieties reported for this issue.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 1/17/2020

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1898 O 25C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 25.00 55.00 105 190 350 440 515 635 725 850 1030 1380 2000 3200 7150 15000 32500 75000 - -
$ - - 530 650 775 - - - - 4000 - 23500 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 98
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 66

The chart showing PrAg series, G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 2/11/2020 1898 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base3923145132510-3159932----98
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Total3923145132510-3159932----98
 3%9%2%3%14%5%1%3%2%5%10%-3%15%9%9%3%2%---- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1898 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base415085272437741889102110881131119312331483174424263307511761857129775184229135
4461147327538790933104311021151120613161570197127193910547364997336797486590
000000933104311021151120613161570197127193910547364997336797400
000000977106511161172121913991657219830134513582968147543819800
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 6185
Owner: BAYOU BENGAL
 
Grade: G 4
Points: 50
Owner: Noah Chirnomas
 
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