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¼ Dollar "Seated Liberty Quarter" without motto

Features

Country United States
Type Common coin
Years 1838-1866
Value Quarter Dollar = 25 Cents (0.25 USD)
Metal Silver (.900)
Weight 6.22 g
Diameter 24.3 mm
Thickness 1.75 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 64
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

NOTE: Two varieties for 1842 and 1842-O are distinguished by the size of the numerals in the date. 1852 obverse dies were used to strike the 1853 no-arrows variety, with the 2 being recut to form a 3.

NOTE: reprisal of mintage in 1856 as KM#A64

Lettering:
LIBERTY
1857

Engraver: Christian Gobrecht

Christian Gobrecht was the third Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1840 until his death in 1844. He was responsible for designing the famous "Seated Liberty" designs, which were in turn the direct inspiration for the design of the Trade Dollar.

Reverse

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
QUAR.DOL.

Engraver: Christian Gobrecht

Christian Gobrecht was the third Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1840 until his death in 1844. He was responsible for designing the famous "Seated Liberty" designs, which were in turn the direct inspiration for the design of the Trade Dollar.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1838  KM# 64.1 (without motto, without drapery)
1839  491,146 KM# 64.1 (without motto, without drapery)
1840  188,127 KM# 64.2
1840 O 425,200 KM# 64.1 (without motto, without drapery)
1840 O KM# 64.2
1841  120,000 KM# 64.2 rare
1841 O 452,000 KM# 64.2
1842  KM# 64.2 (large date) very rare
1842  88,000 KM# 64.2 (small date) ultra rare
1842 O KM# 64.2 (large date)
1842 O 769,000 KM# 64.2 (small date)
1843  645,600 KM# 64.2
1843 O 968,000 KM# 64.2
1844  421,200 KM# 64.2
1844 O 740,000 KM# 64.2
1845  922,000 KM# 64.2
1846  510,000 KM# 64.2
1847  734,000 KM# 64.2
1847 O 368,000 KM# 64.2
1848  146,000 KM# 64.2 rare
1849  340,000 KM# 64.2
1849 O KM# 64.2 (mintage unrecorded)
1850  190,800 KM# 64.2 rare
1850 O 412,000 KM# 64.2
1851  160,000 KM# 64.2 rare
1851 O 88,000 KM# 64.2 very rare
1852  177,060 KM# 64.2
1852 O 96,000 KM# 64.2 very rare
1853  44,200 KM# 64.2 (recut date) very rare
1854 S 20,000 KM# A64.2 very rare
1856  7,264,000 KM# A64.2
1856  KM# A64.2 Proof
1856 O 968,000 KM# A64.2
1856 S 286,000 KM# A64.2
1856 S/S KM# A64.2 very rare
1857  9,644,000 71.66 KM# A64.2
1857  KM# A64.2 Proof
1857 O 1,180,000 KM# A64.2
1857 S 82,000 KM# A64.2 very rare
1858  7,368,000 KM# A64.2
1858  KM# A64.2 Proof
1858 O 520,000 KM# A64.2
1858 S 121,000 KM# A64.2 rare
1859  1,344,000 KM# A64.2
1859  KM# A64.2 Proof
1859 O 260,000 KM# A64.2
1859 S 80,000 KM# A64.2 rare
1860  805,400 KM# A64.2
1860  KM# A64.2 Proof
1860 O 388,000 KM# A64.2
1860 S 56,000 KM# A64.2 very rare
1861  4,853,600 KM# A64.2
1861  KM# A64.2 Proof
1861 S 96,000 KM# A64.2 rare
1862  932,550 KM# A64.2
1862  KM# A64.2 Proof
1862 S 67,000 KM# A64.2 rare
1863  192,060 KM# A64.2
1863  KM# A64.2 Proof
1864  94,070 KM# A64.2
1864  KM# A64.2 Proof
1864 S 20,000 KM# A64.2
1865  59,300 KM# A64.2
1865  KM# A64.2 Proof
1865 S 41,000 KM# A64.2 rare
1866  16,000 KM# A64.2 unique

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