1981 Quarter

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25 cents 1981

Diameter: 24.3 mm. Mass / Weight: 5.67 grams. What This Coin Looks Like (Obverse, Reverse, Mint Mark Location, Special Features, etc.): The 1981 Type 1 Filled S Washington Quarter has a smaller S mint mark which is partially filled in and not as clear and is only found as a proof coin. Depicted below is an example comparison image between the type 1 filled 'S' vs type 2 clear 'S'. The 1981 United States Mint Uncirculated Coins set includes two protective envelopes with a total of 13 coins. The Philadelphia and Denver Mint strikes includes:. (1) Susan B. Anthony dollar. (1) Kennedy half-dollar. (1) Washington quarter. (1) Roosevelt dime. (1) Jefferson nickel. (1) Lincoln cent Also included in this set is.


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25 cents 1981 prices and values

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  • Circulated
  • Uncirculated
  • PL
  • SP
VarietyAG-3G-4VG-8F-12VF-20EF-40AU-50
1981-----$0.25$0.25

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VarietyMS-60MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67
1981$0.60$1.00$1.65$10.10$49.80--

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VarietyPL-60PL-62PL-63PL-64PL-65PL-66PL-67
1981---$1.45$1.95$9.80$20.00

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

1981 quarters worth money
VarietySP-60SP-62SP-63SP-64SP-65SP-66SP-67
1981----$1.95$14.70$19.60

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2021. Dominic loriggio software. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

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Mintage

  • 25 cents 1981 : 131,583,900

Specifications

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 5.07 grams
  • Diameter : 23.88 mm, thickness 1.60 mm (1.58 mm starting in 1978)
  • Engraver: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Designer: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

1981 Quarter Dollar Value

Last update : Thursday, December 10, 2020