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1948-S 25C (Regular Strike)

Series: Washington Quarters 1932-1964

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

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PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS #:
5838
Designer:
John Flanagan
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
24.30 millimeters
Weight:
6.30 grams
Mintage:
15,960,000
Mint:
San Francisco
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Die Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 1,596,000 R-1.0 35 / 93 TIE 35 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 40,000 R-2.6 42 / 93 TIE 42 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 18,000 R-2.8 80 / 93 TIE 80 / 93 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 1,596,000
60 or Better 40,000
65 or Better 18,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.0
60 or Better R-2.6
65 or Better R-2.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 35 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 42 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 80 / 93 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 35 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 42 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 80 / 93 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2013:5618, $23,500

2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
4 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5838 (MS)     67
4 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5838 (MS)     67
4 MS67 PCGS grade
4 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5838 (MS)     67
4 MS67 PCGS grade
4 MS67 PCGS grade
4 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2013:5618, $23,500

#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
PCGS #5838 (MS)     67 #4 MS67 PCGS grade
PCGS #5838 (MS)     67 #4 MS67 PCGS grade
#4 MS67 PCGS grade
PCGS #5838 (MS)     67 #4 MS67 PCGS grade
#4 MS67 PCGS grade
#4 MS67 PCGS grade
#4 MS67 PCGS grade
David Hall:

The 1948-S is relatively common in Gem condition. It is about of equal rarity to the 1948.