1951 QUARTER DOLLAR
PCGS Nos: 5846, 5983, 85983,
Circulation strikes: 43,448,102
Designer: John Flanagan
Diameter: 24.3 millimeters
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%
grains (6.3 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the wreath on the reverse
Images courtesy of
PCGS MS-67. Ex - Heritage
Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May
31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8328, not illustrated, sold for $201.25 From
the John Benbow Collection
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 26 MS-67's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 11 PR-68's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 4 PRCA-68's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 5 PRDC-66's.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service