The 1950 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 1950 quarter with no mint mark and also the 1950 D and 1950 S quarter. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin.
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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.
If you coin is in extremely fine condition then the value will be worth the silver scrap value + a $2-4 premium. The value in uncirculated condition will depend on the mint mark. The 1950 quarter with no mint mark is worth about $15-20 in uncirculated condition. The 1950 D quarter is worth around $20 in uncirculated condition. Lastly the 1950 S quarter is worth around $25 in uncirculated condition.
Proof coins are available and they are valued at around $50 each. Graded proof coins with a grade of PR 67+ will generally sell for over $100. The Philadelphia mint issued out only 51,000 proof coins, which is why they are valuable.