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1950 QUARTER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 5841, 5982, 85982, 95982

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 24,920,126
Proofs: 51,386

Designer: John Flanagan

Diameter: 24.3 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 96.6 grains (6.3 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA) below the wreath on the reverse

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Varieties:

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-67.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8324, not illustrated, sold for $1,725.00   From the John Benbow Collection

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 20 MS-67's.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 8 PR-68's.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR-68's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PR-68.

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

 
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