PCGS 5793 - 1934 25C
The Washington quarter was originally issued in 1932 as a circulating commemorative for the 200th anniversary of his birth. The design proved popular enough that regular production commenced in 1934 and the design was struck in silver until 1964. A slightly modified design was struck in copper-nickel clad copper 1965-1998. The eagle reverse was dropped with the commencement of the State Quarter program in 1999 but Washington's bust remains on the obverse.
Recorded Mintage: 31,912,052, a common date in all grades.
Specification: 6.25 grams, .900 fine silver, .180 troy oz ASW, 24.3 mm diameter.
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