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1951-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 #:
5848
Designer:
John Flanagan
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
24.30 millimeters
Weight:
6.30 grams
Mintage:
9,048,000
Mint:
San Francisco
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Major 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 905,000 R-1.1 30 / 93 TIE 30 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 30,000 R-2.7 18 / 93 TIE 18 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 9,850 R-3.0 44 / 93 TIE 44 / 93 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 905,000
60 or Better 30,000
65 or Better 9,850
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.1
60 or Better R-2.7
65 or Better R-3.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 30 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 18 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 44 / 93 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 30 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 18 / 93 TIE
65 or Better 44 / 93 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade PCGS #5848 (MS)     68
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
PCGS #5848 (MS)     68 #1 MS68 PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
David Hall:

This issue is average rarity in Gem MS65 condition for silver (pre-1965) Washington quarters. However, in superb MS66 and MS67 condition, the 1951-S is one of the easier Washingtons to locate. I have seen a number of gorgeously toned MS67s over the years.