1979-S 25C Type 1, DCAM PR69DCAM Certification #73014641, PCGS #96013

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Jaime Hernandez

In 1979 the U.S. Mint used two different mint marks to strike Proof coins, including the Washington quarters. The Type 1 Washington quarter will have a filled S mint mark, while the Type 2 will have a clear S mint mark. The Type 2 is the scarcer of the two. 

PCGS #
96013
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Weight
5.67 grams
Mintage
3677175
Metal
75% Copper, 25% Nickel over a pure Copper center
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Region
The United States of America
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