1819 Capped Bust Quarters : Large 9

Type 1 - Large Diameter - With Motto

Mintage: N/A
Minted at: Philadelphia

Designer - Engraver: John Reich
Metal Composition: 89% Silver - 11% Copper

Diameter: 27 mm
Mass / Weight: 6.74 grams

What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1819 Capped Bust Quarter - Large 9
There were two major varieties of the 1819 Capped Bust Quarter - The one pictured above is the Large 9 variety. One variety had a large "9" in the 1819 date and the other had a small "9". The best way to identify the difference is to notice the size of the "9" relative to the "1" in "19". The small "9" is relatively equal in height and level with the "1" whereas the large "9" is noticeably larger/taller and further away from the "1". The differences between the small 9 vs large 9 can be seen in the example comparison image below:

1819 Capped Bust Quarter - Small 9 vs Large 9 - Difference and Comparison
Coin value chart: Typical coin prices, values and worth in USD based on grade/condition
Good
(G-4)
Very Good
(VG-8)
Fine
(F-12)
Very Fine
(VF-20)
Extremely Fine
(EF-40)
About Uncirculated
(AU-50)
Uncirculated
(MS-60)
Uncirculated
(MS-63)
Proof
(PR-63)
$101$152$204$432$1,485$2,043$3,473$11,246-

USA Coin Book estimated value of 1819 Capped Bust Quarter (Large 9 Variety) is worth $152 in average condition and can be worth $3,473 to $11,246 or more in uncirculated (MS+) 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: $3.3133





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