1955 QUARTER DOLLAR
PCGS Nos: 5858, 5987, 85987,
Circulation strikes: 18,180,181
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 8336, not illustrated, sold for $690.00 From
the John Benbow Collection
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 16 MS-67's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 67 PR-68's.
The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-69.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 16 PRDC-68's.
Sources and recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service