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1954 QUARTER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 5855, 5986, 85986, 95986

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 54,412,203
Proofs: 233,300

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 Proof-67 Deep Cameo.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6226

PCGS MS-67.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8335, not illustrated, sold for $402.50   From the John Benbow Collection

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 23 MS-67's.

The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-69.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 32 PRCA-68's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 9 PRDC-68's.

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

 
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