Expert Comments

David Hall

While not as rare or as valuable as the earlier San Francisco Mint issues, the 1940-S is considered a desirable issue and it is certainly rarer than the Philadelphia Mint issues of the era. White frosty Gems are availble.

 

Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
8244000
Weight
6.30 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
14
Pop Lower
2549
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 824400 R-1.2 29 / 93 29 / 93
All Grades 34000 R-2.6 42 / 93 TIE 42 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 14000 R-2.9 57 / 93 TIE 57 / 93 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade

Wondercoin's Silver Washington Quarter Collection

2 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade

Heritage 2/2014:3753, $2,350

2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade