How much is A 1776 to 1976 Quarter Dollar Worth?

Last Updated on March 7, 2022

Wondering what is 1776 to 1976 quarter dollar worth? Then, you’ve come to the right place.

Keep on reading to find its worth, known errors and helpful information about the 1776 to 1976 quarter dollar.


How much is a 1776 to 1976 quarter dollar worth?

These coins only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition and standard 1776-1976 clad quarters in circulated condition are only worth their face value of $0.25. In PR 65 condition, the 1776-1976 S proof quarter is worth around $5.

1976 S Washington Silver Quarter BU

What is the value of the error on the 1976 quarter?

Depending on the type of error and condition of the quarter, a coin with errors can be sold anywhere between five dollars and thousands of dollars. For instance, a 1976 D 25C Bicentennial doubled die obverse titled DDO FS-101 graded MS65 was sold at auction for nearly $4000.00. 

Also, there is a 1976-D 25C Bicentennial Quarter — Struck on a Nickel Planchet Mint Error.  It was graded MS67 and sold at auction for more than $5000.00. The mintmark and dual dates are clear but much of LIBERTY and QUARTER are off the flan.

Is a 1976 dollar coin silver?

These coins were produced in a 40% silver alloy. The 1976 version of the Eisenhower dollar features a special design to commemorate the nation’s bicentennial.

Are there any rare Bicentennial quarters?

They are still occasionally found in circulation since over 1.6 billion Bicentennial quarters were made between the mint facilities in Philadelphia and Denver.

Where is the mint mark on a 1976 Bicentennial quarter?

Mint marks indicate which mint a coin came from. It can be seen on the lower right front of the coin. Letter  “D” stands for Denver,  and  “S” for San Francisco.

What year of quarters are worth keeping?

Quarters dated 1964 and earlier are worth many times their face value as they are made of 90% silver. Also, produced from 1796 to 1890’s are all scarce.

How can I tell if my bicentennial quarter is silver?

A 40% silver coin will have a thin line of white nickel mixed with grey silver. A copper-nickel clad coin will have a thin line of whitish nickel melded with reddish copper.

Are bicentennial quarters silver?

This quarter was minted in 40% silver, not the usual copper-nickel clad.

Are bicentennial dollars worth anything?

In MS 63 uncirculated condition,  the standard 1776-1976 silver dollar is worth around $18. In PR 65 condition, the 1776-1976 proof silver dollar is worth around $20. Expect around $22 for MS 65 gem uncirculated condition.

What is a Kennedy Bicentennial half dollar worth?

It is only worth their face value of $0.50 for the standard 1776-1976 clad half dollars in circulated condition. The 1776-1976 S proof half dollar in PR 65 condition is worth around $4.

Who is the guy on the back of a bicentennial quarter?

A bust of President George Washington can be seen in the obverse. The reverse features a victory torch encircled by thirteen stars at the upper left and a Colonial drummer facing left.

How do you know if silver dollars are valuable?

The primary way to determine the value of a silver dollar is its melt value. The value determined by the mass of silver contained in the coin and the rarity.

What year of silver dollars are valuable?

The 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar is believed to be the first silver dollar ever struck by the United States. Bruce Morelan, a coin dealer, spent $10 million in 2013 to own this rare coin.

What’s the most expensive quarter ever sold?

  • The 1804 Draped Bust Quarter was sold at $157,702.
  • The 1827 Capped Bust Quarter was sold at $109,140. 
  • The 1870 CC Seated Liberty Quarter was sold at $103,142. 
  • The 1823 Capped Bust Quarter was sold at $96,775. 
  • The 1871 CC Seated Liberty Quarter was sold at $71,473. 

What quarters in circulation are worth money?

  • The 1835 Capped bust quarter is worth $599. 
  • The 1923 Standing Liberty quarter is worth $554. 
  • The 1964 Washington quarter with error is worth $545.
  • The 1932 D Washington Quarter is $407.

What’s the most expensive coin in the world?

The most expensive coin in the world was the very first silver coin to be minted and issued by the U.S Federal Government and it is 1794/5 Flowing Hair Silver/Copper Dollar. 

Which Kennedy half dollars are worth the most?

The most expensive Kennedy Half Dollar was ever sold was 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar. It was a world record for being sold at $108,000 in 2019 at Heritage Auctions.

How much is a gold Sacagawea coin worth?

Over a billion have been minted since 2000 and regular Sacagawea coins are still just worth $1. But there are a couple of special varieties that are collectible like the 2000-P Cheerios coin and it’s worth it to collect.

Can I get rolls of dollar coins at the bank?

You can buy standard rolls of the coin from a bank but some of them may have a policy that only customers can exchange paper money for rolls of coins. Some banks also put a limit on exchanging rolls of coin.

Jackie Palmer is a Houston-based coin journalist and fashion enthusiast. She joined Jewels Advisor’s content team after years of experience as a content strategist, managing blogs and social channels for local stores. Jackie mostly collects and studies US coins produced during the 20th century and over the years, published hundreds of articles for multiple coin publications.