What was a quarter worth in 1970?

A quarter from 1970 could be worth more — much more — than 25 cents because of a mistake on the back. On the back — just above the word “dollar” — there is a tiny “1941.” The mistake happened when the quarters were printed over 1941 Canadian quarters.

Are quarters from the 60s rare?

An unknown small number of 1965 Washington quarters made with silver escaped from the mint. These 1965 silver quarters are extremely rare and valuable. Typical auction prices range between $6,000 and $10,000, depending on the condition of the coin!

How much is a quarter from 1968?

The standard 1968 clad quarters are very common so they only sell for premiums in uncirculated condition. The 1968 quarter with no mint mark is worth around $2.25 in uncirculated condition with a grade of MS 63. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 65 are valued at around $8.

What is a 1965 quarter worth?

1965 Washington Quarter Price Chart

Grade Price (USD)
MS63 $5
MS64 $7.50
MS65 $10
MS66 $35

Is a 1974 quarter silver?

Each 1974 Washington Quarter weighs 5.67 grams and is made out of a copper core layered in nickel. It also features a 24.3mm diameter with reeding on the edges.

Why are 1965 quarters worth more?

There’s a 1965 quarter worth $7,000 because it was made on the wrong metal (silver instead of copper-nickel clad). Here’s how to identify a 1965 silver quarter. Plus a list of other rare transitional error coins to look for in all denominations — pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters, half dollars, and dollar coins.

What is a 1967 quarter worth?

Uncirculated 1967 quarters are worth $1 to $3. For a circulated quarter, it could be worth $1.00-$1.25. In high grades like MS67, MS68, Proofs, Uncirculated (MS+) or Mint Condition expect $8,813.

Where can I buy a 1970 quarter?

Between the Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco mint facilities, over half a billion quarters were made in 1970. Therefore, the 1970 quarter is quite common and can still be found in circulation today. Uncirculated examples can be purchased from your local coin dealer or online dealers for a few dollars.

How did this 1941 quarter end up in a 1970 quarter?

It’s officially unknown how this 1970-S proof quarter was made from a silver Canadian quarter that was struck 29 years earlier. Perhaps a Mint employee placed the 1941 quarter into the hopper as a prank, but we don’t really know how it got there, and nobody has spoken up to explain the origins of this rare quarter error.

How much is a 1970 quarter error worth?

The rare 1970 quarter error worth $35,000 is a unique quarter that was somehow struck on a 1941 Canadian quarter by mistake.

How much is my Old Quarter worth?

Collectors are adding to their collections and increasing the demand. Your old quarter is worth much more today. From $5.51 each to many hundreds for the rare dates and mint marks. Check your coins using the grading images and coin values chart.