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1902-S BARBER
QUARTER DOLLAR

PCGS No: 5633

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 1,524,612
Proofs: 0

Designer: Charles E. Barber

Diameter: 24.3 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 6.25 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco) just below the eagle's tail on the reverse

Recent appearances:
Brilliant Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 788, not plated, sold for $207.00

Notes:
"1902-S comes with the best strike of the three issues and sometimes proof-like. Its fairly low mintage accounts for its R3 [Scarce]
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

1. "The Complete Guide To Certified Barber Coinage" by David & John Feigenbaum

 
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