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1981-S QUARTER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 96016, 96017

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 0
Proofs: 4,063,083

Designer: John Flanagan

Diameter: 24.3 millimeters

Metal content:
Outer layers - 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Center - 100% Copper

Weight: 88 grains (5.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) on the obverse just right of the ribbon

Varieties:

Notes:
The finest Proof Deep Cameo "Type 1" examples graded by PCGS are 31 PRDC-70's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo "Type 2" examples graded by PCGS are 17 PRDC-70's. 

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

 

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