1961 QUARTER DOLLAR
PCGS Nos: 5870, 5993, 85993,
Circulation strikes: 37,036,000
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
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The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-67's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 10 PR-70's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 92 PRCA-69's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 38 PRDC-69's.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service