Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Quarters (1892-1916)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 712,000
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2500g
ASW: 0.1808oz
Melt Value: $3.32 (2/19/2020)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
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1909 O 25C MS obverse 1909 O 25C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

A low mintage combined with poorly struck central features has made the 1909-O quarter dollar a challenging entry in this series. Examples are scarce to rare in all grades, with gems being among the rarest of 20th Century United States coins.

There are no varieties for 1909-O, and the "doubled die" illustrated in David Lawrence's book appears to have simple strike doubling.

The New Orleans Mint received no funds for coining operations in Fiscal Year 1910, which began July 1, 1909. There would be no more O-Mint coins, though this facility continued on as a federal assay office for another 20+ years.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/1/2019

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1909 O 25C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 100.00 250 585 1200 2125 3450 3700 3800 3900 4000 4150 4500 5150 6200 9750 22500 32500 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 4800 5300 7000 14000 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 145
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 40
High Grade: 66

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 2/18/2020 1909 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base20272611143-1--4-2591751----145
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Total20272611143-1--4-2591751----145
 14%19%18%8%10%2%-1%--3%-1%3%6%12%3%1%---- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1909 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base50591513786428209491066129014211599170717991911237535214701566569258696942510199
5389226466701863988114013331480163517371836206527573914502260857515893996830
000000988114013331480163517371836206527573914502260857515893900
0000001027121513771539167117681873222031394307534365058105918200
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 4701
Owner: BAYOU BENGAL
 
Grade: AG 3
Points: 50
Owner: Don Aldrich
 
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