Commemorative Coins of the United States

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MARKET INDEX

(average market prices)

1925 MS-64 to 65 $3.25
1930 MS-64 to 65 $4-$6
1935 MS-64 to 65 $6
1936 (summer) MS-64 to 65 $12
1940 MS-64 to 65 $12
1945 MS-64 to 65 $15
1950 MS-64 to 65 $25
1955 MS-64 to 65 $65
1960 MS-63 to 64 $130
1965 MS-63 to 64 $385
1970 MS-63 to 64 $265
1975 MS-63 to 64 $825
1980 MS-63 to 64 $4,500
1985 MS-63 to 64 $1,800
1986 MS-60 $1,200, MS-63 $2,000, MS-64 $2,650, MS-65 $4,350
1990 (spring) MS-60 $2,000, MS-63 $3,700, MS-64 $4,950, MS-65 $7,400

1990 (December) MS-60 $1,750, MS-63 $2,650, MS-64 $3,150, MS-65 $4,450

1922 Grant Memorial, With Star Gold Dollar

SUMMARY OF CHARACTERISTICS

(Also see preceding listing)
Authorization date: February 2, 1922
Dates on coins: 1922 (also 1822)
Date when coins were actually minted: 1922
Mint used: Philadelphia
Maximum quantity authorized: 10,000 (total for both types)
Total quantity minted (including assay coins): 5,000 of the with-star variety
Assay coins (included in above): 16 of the with-star variety
Quantity melted: None
Net number distributed (including assay coins): 5,016 of the with-star variety Standard original packaging: Apparently, none
Official sale price: $3.50
Interesting fact: The star had no significance except to create a variety for sale to collectors.

MARKET INDEX

(average market prices)

1925 MS-64 to 65 $3
1930 MS-64 to 65 $4-$5
1935 MS-64 to 65 $6
1936 (summer) MS-64 to 65 $8
1940 MS-64 to 65 $8
1945 MS-64 to 65 $20
1950 MS-64 to 65 $21
1955 MS-64 to 65 $55
1960 MS-63 to 64 $115
1965 MS-63 to 64 $375
1970 MS-63 to 64 $250
1975 MS-63 to 64 $825
1980 MS-63 to 64 $4,500
1985 MS-63 to 64 $2,000
1986 MS-60 $1,200, MS-63 $2,200, MS-64 $2,750, MS-65 $4,400
1990 (spring) MS-60 $2,150, MS-63 $3,750, MS-64 $4,950, MS-65 $6,150
1990 (December) MS-60 $2,050, MS-63 $2,700, MS-64 $3,050, MS-65 $3,875

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