1979 S Washington Quarter


1979 Quarter Obverse1979 Quarter Reverse

Coin Dealer Insight: 1979 is the last year without a mint mark for coins produced at the Philadelphia Mint. However, with well over a billion 1979 Washington quarters produced from both the Philadelphia and Denver mints, only those coins with the highest grading will have any value above "common".

Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $0.53-$2.10 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.

Estimated Value Based on Scale:

  • VG-8 $0.53
  • F-12 $0.79
  • VF-20 $1.05
  • EF-40 $1.31
  • AU-55 $1.58
  • MS-63 $1.84
  • MS-65 $2.10

Mint: San Francisco

Production: 3,677,000 Washington Quarters were minted at the San Francisco mint in 1979.