1950 S Washington Quarter

1950 Quarter Obverse1950 Quarter Reverse

Coin Dealer Insight: Production went back up in 1950 with overall production from all three mints exceeding 55 million quarters. However, 1950 was the year for the D/S and S/D overstrike. Coins from even poor grades have a value almost 10 times higher than common coins. This was also the last year for "mistake" Washington quarters, silver or clad.

Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $8.75-$32.50 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.

Estimated Value Based on Scale:

Mint: San Francisco

Production: 21,075,000 Washington Quarters were minted at the San Francisco mint in 1950.

Silver: This coin is 90% Silver with a silver weight of around .1808 troy ounce pure silver. The other 10% is copper having no significant intrinsic value.