1978 Quarter

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Mint:San Francisco
Composition:.9167 copper, .0833 nickel
Edge Type:Reeded
Diameter:24.30 mm
Mass:5.67 g

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We are pleased to offer for sale this 1978-S Proof Washington Quarter. The Quarter is in Gem Proof condition, with nice eye appeal and no major marks or visible problems. This coin is taken from an original Proof Set, and is an outstanding value!
The Washington Quarter was created to honor the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Washington, the first President of the United States. The design was first released into circulation on August 1st, 1932, and continued unchanged until the Bicentennial Quarter design in 1976. The obverse of the Washington Quarter features a bust of George Washington in profile, facing left. It was designed by John Flanagan and is based on a 1786 bust of Washington sculpted by Jean-Antoine Houdon. The Washington Quarter features the inscription LIBERTY at the top of the coin and IN GOD WE TRUST in smaller type below Washington's chin. The reverse of the Washington Quarter features a bald eagle grasping several arrows in its claws above two olive branches, beneath the motto E PLURIBUS UNUM. The reverse was also designed by John Flanagan.
The 1978-S Proof Washington Quarter is comprised of .916 (91.6%) copper and .083 (8.3%) nickel, with a diameter of 24.26mm and a mass of 5.670 grams with a reeded edge. It is a beautiful coin in Gem Proof condition, a great value perfect for any Washington Quarter collection. There were 3,127,781 of the 1978-S Proof Washington Quarters minted at the San Francisco Mint.
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Coin Dealer Insight: 1978 saw another 'common' year for Washington quarters. With production in excess of 800 million 1978 Washington quarters from the combined efforts of the Philadelphia and Denver mints, only coins MS-63 and higher hold any substantial additional value.

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Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $0.26-$15.00 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.

Estimated Value Based on Scale:

1978 Quarter Dollar


Production: 287,373,000 Washington Quarters were minted at the Denver mint in 1978.

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