Rarest And Most Valuable Bicentennial Quarter

While millions of these quarters were minted and are common in circulation, certain rarities and errors among them have fetched astonishing prices among collectors. 

we explore some of the rarest and most valuable Bicentennial quarters, including one that sold for an astounding $390,000. 

The 1976-S Silver Proof Bicentennial Quarter is a highly sought-after collectible, minted at the San Francisco Mint with a special 40% silver composition. 

These quarters were part of the United States Mint’s first modern commemorative coin program and were sold in sets to collectors. 


While not exceedingly rare, high-grade examples, especially those graded PR70 by coin grading services, can fetch prices upwards of several hundred dollars. 

Their value is significantly enhanced by their historical significance and silver content. 

Similar to the proof version, the 1976-S Silver Uncirculated Bicentennial Quarter was also minted in San Francisco and featured a 40% silver composition. 

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