- USA Coin Book
- Draped Bust
- 1806-P : 6 Over 5
1806 Draped Bust Quarters : 6 Over 5
Heraldic Eagle Reverse
Metal Composition: 89% Silver - 11% Copper
Diameter: 27.5 mm
Mass / Weight: 6.74 grams
What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
One major variety is the 1806/5 Draped Bust Quarter. This variety features an overdate error with an 1806 date struck on top of an earlier 1805 date. This resulted in a "6" over "5" overdate. It is easy to identify this coin by very clear portions of the underlying "5" being seen within and around the "6" as shown in the example image above. Source of example image is courtesy of Heritage Auction Galleries.
The 1806 Draped Bust Quarter (6 Over 5 Variety) is worth $760 in average condition and can be worth $11,245 or more in uncirculated mint condition. Click here to learn how to use coin price charts. Also, click here to learn about grading coins. The Melt Value shown below is how valuable the coin's metal is worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US coin.
MELT VALUE: $3.2805
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