25 Cents "Liberty Cap Quarter" with motto

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1815-1828
Value 1/4 Dollar = 25 Cents (0.25 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Silver (.892)
Weight 6.74 g
Diameter 27 mm
Shape Round
Number N# 30778
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 44
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Capped bust of liberty with stars and date

Lettering: ******* 1826 ******

Designer: John Reich

John Reich was an immigrant from Bavaria to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1800. Reich was a skilled engraver who sold himself into indentured servitude in order to finance his passage to the United States. In 1801, President Thomas Jefferson recommended John Reich to be hired as engraver at the Philadelphia Mint.

Reverse

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
E PLURIBUS UNUM
25 C.

Designer: John Reich

John Reich was an immigrant from Bavaria to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1800. Reich was a skilled engraver who sold himself into indentured servitude in order to finance his passage to the United States. In 1801, President Thomas Jefferson recommended John Reich to be hired as engraver at the Philadelphia Mint.

Edge

Milled

Mint

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1815  89 235 15%
1818  361 174 49% overdate variety exists
1819  24% large "9"
1819  144 000 12% small "9"
1820  17% large "0"
1820  127 444 15% small "0"
1821  216 851 34%
1822  64 080 12% overdate variety exists; ultra rare
1823  17 800 10% overdate variety exists; ultra rare
1824  5% overdate variety exists
1825  17% overdate variety exists
1827  5% Restrike; ultra rare
1827  4 000 7% ultra rare
1828  102 000 20% overdate variety exists

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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