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Canada 25 Cents  1870 to 1936
Canada 25 Cents 1870 to 1936

Thanks for your thorough description of your nice silver Canadian quarter dollar or 25 cents. These coins can be quite valuable because not many of them were made. As always with British coins, the reigning king or queen appears on the front, so your coin may look different than our picture. The values below are very approximate. These coins contain 0.173 troy ounces of silver.

Here are some typical catalog values:

25 CENTS 1870 TO 1901 VICTORIA
worn: $30 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $90
well preserved: $240
fully uncirculated: $1000
25 cents dated 1880, 1885, 1887, 1889, 1891 and 1893 are somewhat rare, multiply these values by four
25 cents dated 1875 are rare, multiply these values by 15

If you have a Victoria 25 cents in nice condition, seek out a knowledgeable collector or coin dealer. They can be more valuable than our summary above.

25 CENTS 1902 TO 1919 EDWARD
worn: $10 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $65
well preserved: $200
fully uncirculated: $800

25 CENTS 1911 to 1936 GEORGE
worn: $5 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $15
well preserved: $50
fully uncirculated: $280
25 cents dated 1915, 1921, and 1927 are rare, multiply these values by four

Be sure you understand what catalog means. Use our Terminology page to fully understand what catalog value means. Catalog values are inflated values. They make a coin look more valuable than it really is.

Coin: 1142 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Rabon Johnson, Fri, 28-Aug-2009 22:58:08 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 11-Feb-2014 15:02:40 GMT
Updated by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Mon, 24-Aug-2015 03:35:39 GMT
Requester description: 1934 A picture of a king is on one side with the words 'GEOGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND:IMP:'. The king's crown point is between the words 'GRA:' and 'REX'. On the other side of the coin in the center of the coin the words '25 CENTS CANADA 1934' are imprinted. Surrounding the words is a leafy vines; these are combined together with a bow at the bottom center. At the top of the leaves in the center is a small crown. The edge of the coin has lines of equal distance all around the edge. The coin is approximately 23 mm in diameter and 1 mm thick.
Tags: canada 25 cents cent canadaian canadienne candian canad canadian peny pennys pennies penny king one geogivs george v dei gra rex et ind imp crown point dot center offcenter leafy leaf vines vine bow leaves lines line equal 1 kings rois konigreich konigin ones geroge stgeorge glorgivs georgius georgvs georgeivs georgious giorgi geroges geogius georg georgian geor gearge georgivis georgium georger georgia georgvis goerg georgevs georgivs rexm rexind rexx rexetind etind exind impc crowned tiara crwon crpwn crowns tiarra crowning tiera beaded period beading beads pionts periods dots points bead off centers centered leafs leave leaved leafed leavs vined queen queem queens ivy

  

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