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.

 

PCGS #
5852
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Weight
6.30 grams
Mintage
18536120
Metal
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
1585
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

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

Condition Census Learn More

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 MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67+ PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #2 MS67 PCGS grade
PCGS #5852 (MS)     67 #2 MS67 PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #2 MS67 PCGS grade
#2 MS67 PCGS grade