Coin Specifications

Category: Washington Quarters (1932-1998)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 3,828,000
Obverse Designer: John Flanagan
Reverse Designer: John Flanagan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2500g
ASW: 0.1808oz
Melt Value: $3.11 (9/20/2017)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
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1936 S 25C MS obverse 1936 S 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Though of lower mintage than its Denver Mint cousin, the 1936-S quarter is more readily available. With most collectors living in the East during the 1930s, S-Mint coins always were scarce and prized. This led to the hoarding of BU rolls and even worn pieces when found. This issue is plentiful through the grade of MS 66, though quite rare above that level. Most are pleasingly lustrous but may be a bit weakly struck on the high points.

A nice repunched mintmark variety may be found on 1936-S quarters, with the earlier impression lying east of the final one.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/4/2015

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1936 S 25C MS
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Base $ 8.25 8.50 9.00 9.50 16.00 47.50 57.50 67.50 85.00 95.00 115 125 150 180 300 530 3250 - - -
$ - 52.50 60.00 70.00 90.00 100.00 120 135 160 200 340 700 6250 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1447
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
1/25/2004 PCGS MS 65   Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 2283 $310.50
9/9/2004 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2004 September Long Beach Signature Sale #355, 355/Lot# 6510 $977.50
12/4/2006 NGC MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 116, 121/Lot# 1026 $149.50
12/28/2010 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 2986, 2986/Lot# 1088 $125.00
12/8/2011 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2011 December 8-11 US Coins Signature Auction- New York Session(4), 1162/Lot# 8205 $690.00
4/27/2014 PCGS MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/27/2014, 173/Lot# 189759 $330.00
7/17/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 4349 $1,527.50
4/17/2016 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131617/Lot# 27584 $329.00


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