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CAPPED BUST QUARTER MINTAGE

Variety 1, Large Diameter

1815-1828

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Variety 2, Reduced Diameter, No Motto on Reverse

1831-1838

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Capped Bust Quarters share the same design as the Half Dollar 1807. When looking for Capped Bust Quarters of similar grade, compare strike sharpness in the hair and star centers on the obverse. On the reverse, compare the feathers of the eagle. Capped bust quarters are rare in Mint State Grades. Better struck coins that have good detail will ad to a Capped Bust Quarter Value. Key dates are 1822 25 over 50, 1823 3 over 2, and 1827 7 over 3.

Year & Mint Mintage Proof Mintage
1815 89,235 0
1818 361,174 0
1819 144,000 0
1820 127,444 est. 10
1821 216,851 est. 10
1822 64,080 est. 10
1823 17,800 est. 5
1824 168,000 est. 5
1825 see above est. 10
1827 4,000 est. 30-40
1828 102,000 est. 10
1831 398,000 est. 20
1832 320,000 est. 10
1833 156,000 est. 10
1834 286,000 est. 15
1835 1,952,000 est. 10
1836 472,000 est. 10
1837 252,400 est. 10
1838 366,000 est. 5