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1834 QUARTER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 5353, 5382

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 286,000
Proofs: estimated 15

Designer: John Reich

Diameter: 27 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 89%
Copper - 11%

Weight: 104 grains (6.74 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (all dates of this type were struck at Philadelphia)

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Varieties (5):
Browning 1 - Very Common
Browning 2 - Very Scarce
Browning 3 - Scarce
Browning 4 - Very Common
Browning 5 - Rare

Significant examples:
NGC Proof-65.  Ex - King of Siam Set

Recent appearances:
See variety listings

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-66's.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-65's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

"John Reich Journal, January 2001", Volume 13, Issue 2, page 15

"NGC Slabs Siam Set," Numismatic News, July 17, 2001, page 1