Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 93,600
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2200g
ASW: 0.1800oz
Melt Value: $2.54 (3/31/2020)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
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1864 25C MS obverse 1864 25C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The Philadelphia mintage for 1864 quarter dollars fell to less than half the number produced the previous year, and few of these coins were seen in domestic circulation at or near the time of issue. Some may have returned after 1875, when federal paper money finally achieved value parity with silver coins.

When found in Mint State, the typical 1864(P) quarter is quite sharp and lustrous, but there are not very many MS survivors. Most examples are well worn, and even XF or AU coins are rare and in great demand from series collectors.

Three unique die pairs produced this mintage, which was thus likely struck in three small batches over the course of the year.

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Last Updated: 1/31/2020

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1864 25C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 80.00 125 230 365 570 670 670 780 995 1235 1345 1495 2500 3250 5575 13900 33500 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 65
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 67

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, 67 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 3/31/2020 1864 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base2-228242-52-25515522---65
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Total2-228242-52-26515522---66
 3%-3%3%12%3%6%3%-8%3%-3%9%8%23%8%3%3%--- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1864 25C MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2442823634897311064112111771400153117091818192220802722305240065030676695281401620924
2563094055698421083113912511443159017451852197422942832337043475608768611024163180
00000011391251144315901745185219742294283233704347560876861102400
00000011581325148716491781188720272508294236884688618786071252000
1864 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2232583364566841002105711101323145016211725182519772597291638384831651892081359020350
2342843765327901020107411811365150716551758187521832703322341695393741410668158430
00000010741181136515071655175818752183270332234169539374141066800
00000010921252140715641690179119262390280935304500595583111212900
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Grade: AU 50
Points: 1110
Owner: 100caps
 
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