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 is the most expensive barber quarter?
The above list is the Top Ten sold values for Barber Quarters and the number one coin on this list is the most this coin type, denomination and date has ever sold for publically.
What is the rarest Barber half dollar?
As mentioned above the 1904-S Barber Half Dollar is the rarest coin of the series to be found in uncirculated condition. 553,038 pieces were struck for circulation and it seems likely that virtually all were released into circulation shortly after their mintage.
What are wheat pennies worth today?
Most wheat cents (wheat pennies were minted between 1909 and 1956) are worth about 4 to 5 cents. Those in better condition can have double-digit value. Special examples (especially those in near perfect condition) can be worth much more. Indian Head pennies from 1859 to 1879 are generally worth more than $10.
Why are they called Barber coins?
They are called Barber Quarters because the engraving or image was created by the United States Chief Engraver at the time These coins were eventually replaced by the Standing Liberty Quarters in 1916/1917. These coins were minted at the Philadelphia, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Denver Mint.