1892-S 25C G6

CERTIFICATION#: 27344489
PCGS#: 5603

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Ron Guth: All 1892-S Quarter Dollars have the mintmark centered on the reverse between the eagle's tail and the R of QUARTER.  Apparently, this position was too tight and led to die chipping, thus the mintmark was moved further to the right on later S-Mint issues.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Those Shifty Mintmarks" by David Lange, The Numismatist, September 2010, pp. 21-22

Diameter: 24.30 millimeters Designer: Charles E. Barber Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 964,079 Weight: 6.30 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
2
18
1
3
29
10
84
3
35
185
4
45+
275
50+
335
53+
390
55+
525
58+
700
62+
875
63+
1,275
1
64+
2,400
65+
6,600
66+
14,500
1
67
35,000
2

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 3,000 R-4.4 25 / 74 TIE 25 / 74 TIE
60 or Better 200 R-7.0 24 / 74 TIE 24 / 74 TIE
65 or Better 40 R-8.7 20 / 74 TIE 20 / 74 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade  
1 MS67 PCGS grade  
3 MS66+ PCGS grade

Stack's/Bowers 8/15/2013:2053, $9,165

4 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS66 PCGS grade