The 1936 Washington quarters have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.

1936 Quarter


Type: Washington Quarter
Year: 1936
Face Value: $0.25
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 5.62 grams
Total Weight: 6.25 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $3.22

The US minted the 1936 quarter with no mint mark and also the 1936 D quarter and 1936 S quarter. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1936 Philadelphia 41,300,000
1936 D Denver 5,374,000
1936 S San Francisco 3,828,000


The value in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The scrap silver value for this coin is $3.22 as of September 19, 2019. This scrap value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.83 per ounce.

The 1936 quarters with no mint mark are the most common variety. In very good to fine condition the value for each coin is around $6. In uncirculated condition the value is around $25-30 per coin.

The 1936 D quarters are less common so they have more numismatic value. In very good to fine condition these coins are valued at around $9-12 each. In uncirculated condition the prices start at $200 each, although there isn't much market data so it's hard to get a definitive price.

Lastly the 1936 S quarters are the most rare variety. In very good to fine condition the value is around $9-12 per coin. In uncirculated condition the price is around $150 per coin.

See also:

1937 Quarter
1935 Quarter
1934 Quarter