Owner's Comments

Courtesy Dale Moore

Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1953 is one of the rarer silver Washingtons. There were apparently far fewer rolls saved and marks can be an issue with this coin. This coin should always be worth a premium price and if it's not, it must be considered underrated.

 

Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
18536120
Weight
6.30 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
10
Pop Lower
1489
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 1854000 R-1.0 35 / 93 TIE 35 / 93 TIE
All Grades 50000 R-2.5 58 / 93 TIE 58 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 7250 R-3.5 25 / 93 TIE 25 / 93 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5852 (MS)     67
2 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5852 (MS)     67
2 MS67 PCGS grade