- 1 Where is the mintmark on a barber quarter?
- 2 What is a mint mark on a quarter?
- 3 What is the rarest Barber quarter?
- 4 What does it mean if a coin has no mint mark?
- 5 Are quarters without mint mark valuable?
- 6 Are pennies without mint mark valuable?
- 7 How much is a 1776 to 1976 quarter worth with no mint mark?
- 8 What are the most valuable Washington quarters?
- 9 What mint mark is worth the most?
Where is the mintmark on a barber quarter?
Mintmark “O” indicating the New Orleans mint is on the reverse below the eagle. San Francisco mint production of quarters was both sporadic and varied widely in numbers minted. Of all the mints, more San Francisco dates are premium value Barber quarters.
What is a mint mark on a quarter?
Mint marks are letters that identify where a coin was made. They hold the maker responsible for the quality of a coin. When the Mint branches in Charlotte, Dahlonega, and New Orleans opened in 1838, mint marks made their first appearance on U.S. coins.
What is the rarest Barber quarter?
While it does not have the lowest mintage of the series the 1901-S Barber Quarter is the rarest issue of the Barber design in any grade. Some have actually called it the rarest American silver coin of the 20th century, and there are very few American coins that come close to the rarity of this one.
What does it mean if a coin has no mint mark?
If the date of a US coin is written without a mintmark, it means that the coin has no mintmark and was (usually) minted in Philadelphia. Coins without mintmarks made in Philadelphia are sometimes referred to as, for example, 1927-P, even though there may be no mintmark on the coin.
Are quarters without mint mark valuable?
Certain dates of proof coins that were accidentally struck without a mintmark can be valuable. They will also have brightly mirrored surfaces and will look very different from regular Philadelphia mint coins that you can find in change, which are also called circulation strikes or business strikes.
Are pennies without mint mark valuable?
So, if you come across, say, a 1968 or 1975 Roosevelt dime without an “S” mintmark or 1990 pennies without a mintmark… unfortunately, what you’ve really found are just common Philadelphia-minted coins. These are worth face value, if worn. These are not no-S mint error coins.
How much is a 1776 to 1976 quarter worth with no mint mark?
The standard 1776-1976 clad quarters in circulated condition are only worth their face value of $0.25. These coins only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition. The 1776-1976 S proof quarter is worth around $5 in PR 65 condition.
What are the most valuable Washington quarters?
Here are the rare Washington quarters to watch for:
- 1932-D — $115 and up.
- 1932-S — $125 and up.
- 1934 doubled die obverse — $75 and up.
- 1937 doubled die obverse — $75 and up.
- 1943-S doubled die obverse — $30 and up.
- 1950-D/S — $30 and up.
- 1950-S/D — $32 and up.
What mint mark is worth the most?
5 of the Most Valuable U.S. Coins
- 1794 Flowing Hair Dollar. Mint mark: No mint mark. Face value: $1.
- 1913 Liberty Head Nickel. Mint mark: None. Face value: $.05.
- 1870 S Seated Liberty Dollar. Mint mark: S. Face value: $1.
- 1927 D St Gaudens Double Eagle. Mint mark: D. Face value: $20.
- 1838 O Capped Bust Half Dollar. Mint mark: O.