1899 Barber Quarter

The 1899 Barber Quarter was struck at the Philadelphia Mint in circulating and proof formats. The example shown above is a well worn circulation strike. This issue has an ample mintage making coins such as the above valued at little over melt value. Proofs for the year had a mintage of 846 pieces.

Coin Specifications

Date 1899
Mint Mark none
Mint Location Philadelphia
Composition 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Weight 6.25 grams
Diameter 24.3 mm
Designer Charles E. Barber

Coin Mintages

Mintage (circulation) 12,624,000
Mintage (proof) 846