1894-S 25C MS67+ Certification #11958994, PCGS #5609

Owner's Comments

CAC

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

As with the 1893-S Quarter Dollar, the 1894-S is found with the mintmark in two positions: one with the S above the space between the R of QUARTER and the D of DOLLAR and another with the S above the left edge of the D.  Examples of both can be seen by clicking on the "View All Images" link.

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
2648821
Weight
6.30 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
352
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 4000 R-4.2 34 / 74 TIE 34 / 74 TIE
All Grades 400 R-6.2 39 / 74 TIE 39 / 74 TIE
60 or Better 70 R-8.3 38 / 74 TIE 38 / 74 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade

Heritage 5/2000:7324 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection, Part IV - Heritage 10/2015:98556, $12,925

1 MS67 PCGS grade

Pinnacle Rarities, sold privately in 1/2008 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection - Heritage 5/2015:98399, $17,625

3 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade

American Numismatic Rarities 10/2004:345, $7,000

3 MS66 PCGS grade