Coin Specifications

Category: Washington Quarters (1932-1998)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 13,707,800
Obverse Designer: John Flanagan
Reverse Designer: John Flanagan
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2500g
ASW: 0.1808oz
Melt Value: $3.15 (5/27/2017)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
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1952 S 25C MS obverse 1952 S 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1952-S quarter dollar is very common in gem Mint State, with a large certified population of MS 67 coins and even a few finer. Overlooked, however, is that most of these top-notch pieces were coined from heavily worn dies that give them a soft and blurry look. This tends to reduce the impact of any contact marks, which are so easily seen on the better struck P and D quarters. Finding a well struck 1952-S coin from fresh, fully detailed dies will be very difficult.

Varieties include at least two collectable RPMs.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/5/2015

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1952 S 25C MS
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Base $ 4.90 5.00 5.50 6.00 6.75 8.25 8.50 8.75 9.00 11.50 10.30 10.35 12.50 20.00 35.00 80.00 240 8750 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1934
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 65
High Grade: 68


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1/21/2003 NGC MS 67   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #23014, 23014/Lot# 13437 $70.15
11/29/2006 PCGS MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2006 November Dallas Signature Coin Auction #420, 420/Lot# 768 $402.50
8/23/2009 PCGS MS 67   Teletrade Auction 2735, 2735/Lot# 1746 $97.75
8/5/2012 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/05/2012, 34/Lot# 47075 $35.00
10/20/2013 PCGS MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 774, 783/Lot# 537 $22.00
4/1/2014 PCGS MS 67   Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 7724 $270.25
9/22/2014 PCGS MS 67   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 715 $207.00


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