The 1947 Washington quarters have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.
Type: Washington Quarter
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 1947 quarter with no mint mark and also the 1947 D and 1947 S quarter. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin.
|1947 S||San Francisco||5,532,000|
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 1947 quarters with no mint mark don't have as much numismatic value as the other mint varieties. In fine to extremely fine condition they only sell for a small premium above their scrap silver value. In uncirculated condition they sell for around $15 each.
The 1947 D quarters are more rare and they have more numismatic value. In extremely fine condition they will each sell for a $3-4 premium above their silver melt value. In uncirculated condition they sell for around $20 each coin.
The 1947 S quarters are the most rare for this year and therefore they have the most numismatic value. In extremely fine condition the value is around $10 per coin. In uncirculated condition they sell for around $25 per coin.