Coin Specifications

Category: Early Quarters (1796-1838)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 361,174
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 6.7400g
ASW: 0.1933oz
Melt Value: $3.33 (11/20/2017)
Diameter: 27mm
Edge: Reeded
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1818 25C MS obverse 1818 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1818 quarter dollar is among the most common issues of the Capped Bust, Large Size type. Indeed, its mintage exceeds that of any other date by more than 100,000 pieces. Mint State pieces are plentiful with respect to those other dates, and nice circulated specimens are also readily available.

The production of 1818 quarter was spread over eight deliveries lasting from April to December. The largest of these, that of July 6, was for 228,494 pieces. Ten die marriages are known from the pairing of five obverse dies with seven reverses. Browning varieties 2, 3, 4, 8 and 10 are common, while B-5, -6, and -7 are somewhat scarce. The only variety that is close to being rare is B-9, while the popular overdate, B-1, is common and is detailed in the following entry. B-3 shares its obverse die, which is in a later state no longer showing the overdate.

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Last Updated: 8/11/2016

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1818 25C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 155 215 340 650 1675 2250 2450 2800 3700 3975 4250 5000 6900 12500 34000 61000 135000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 5400 8800 13500 - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 538
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 67


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11/21/2010 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 2963, 2963/Lot# 2376 $9,890.00
5/27/2012 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg May 27-31, 2012 The May Pre-Long Beach Auction, 69/Lot# 1146 $4,715.00
12/13/2012 PCGS VF 25   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 20086/Lot# 1091 $596.00
5/11/2014 PCGS VG 8   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 05/11/2014, 179/Lot# 147581 $192.50
5/18/2014 PCGS MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 804, 813/Lot# 10113 $10,000.00
7/25/2014 PCGS   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3492, 6043/Lot# 22178 $669.75
2/26/2015 PCGS VF 35   Heritage Auctions 2015 February 26 - March 1 PNG Dallas Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(4), 1218/Lot# 7290 $822.50
4/19/2015 NGC Details VF Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131517/Lot# 27229 $223.25
9/7/2016 PCGS XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2016 September 7 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1239/Lot# 3884 $1,645.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1818 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1171209320642140414961583180519382121223324012754308037565563682011294177212647540102
5718324642789614341525165718491999215822892518286233054358598283111343620639310170
000000152516571849199921582289251828623305435859828311134362063900
000000155417311893206021952345263629713530496064019802155782355700
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2401
Owner: Quarter Crazy
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 2121
Owner: Dawes
 
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