As of May, 2024, a 1891 Quarter, CAM in uncirculated specimen can be valued between $750.00 and $35,000.00, depending on its grade and strike quality.

Looking back at auction records, the highest price was achieved by a Mint State grade that was hammered at $26,400.00 in the 04/25/2021 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: Robert Ball Hughes/Christian Gobrecht
Edge: Reeded
Diameter: 24.30 millimeters
Weight: 6.30 grams
Mintage: 600
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Series: Liberty Seated Quarters 1838-1891

1891 Quarter, Cam (Proof) – Price Chart

If you are aware of your coin’s grade, refer to the following chart to determine its value:

GradePrice($)
MS-68+35,000.00
MS-6830,000.00
MS-67+10,500.00
MS-676,750.00
MS-66+4,250.00
MS-663,000.00
MS-65+2,750.00
MS-652,500.00
MS-64+2,000.00
MS-641,750.00
MS-63+1,500.00
MS-631,250.00
MS-62+1,000.00
MS-62900.00
MS-61800.00
MS-60750.00

If you are unsure of the grade, you can assess it based on the coin’s condition. More detailed information here.

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
Mint State750.0035,000.006,543.75

Please note that the estimated values are derived from the latest data in the PCGS Price Guide and are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. We strongly recommend reviewing actual auction records, which can be filtered by grade. For further insights, refer to our analysis report, which is based on these data.

Also, there are multiple versions of the 1891 Liberty Seated Quarter. We recommend checking the values of these coins as well to ensure a comprehensive assessment.

Coin NameMin Circulated Price($)Max Circulated Price($)Min Uncirculated Price($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1891 Quarter (Regular Strike)20.00375.00400.0025,000.00
1891-O Quarter (Regular Strike)250.007,500.0010,000.00150,000.00
1891-S Quarter (Regular Strike)20.00375.00400.0035,000.00
1891 Quarter (Proof)550.00600.00650.0022,500.00
1891 Quarter MPD FS-301 (Regular Strike)100.00600.00650.001,750.00
1891 Quarter, DCAM (Proof)N/AN/A1,250.0021,500.00

Coins listed have various mint marks and designations indicating where they were minted and if they are special strikes. To learn more about what the different mint marks and designations mean, please refer to our Mint Mark Chart and Coin Designation Reference Chart.

1891 Quarter, Cam (Proof) – Auction Chart & Report

This tool is very user-friendly. Simply select the coin grade, and our system will provide detailed information including:

  • Lowest Sale Price
  • Highest Sale Price
  • Average Sale Price
  • Most Recent Sale Price
  • Number of Sales
  • Sales Volume

You can also select different time periods for your query: 1 month, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, or All time, with the default set to All time.

Grade:
1m 6m 1y 3y All

$1,560.00

Lowest Sale Price
$4,800.00

Highest Sale Price
$2,820.88

Average Sale Price
$1,800.00

Most Recent Sale Price
30

Number of Sales
$84,626.50

Sales Volume

Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
MS-68+26,400.0026,400.0026,400.00
MS-689,400.0015,600.0012,500.00
MS-67+6,000.0016,450.009,718.75
MS-673,795.007,475.004,970.37
MS-661,560.004,800.002,820.88
MS-651,287.005,175.002,289.54
MS-64826.802,185.001,266.14
MS-63661.00986.00798.50
MS-62517.00633.00567.33

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1891 Quarter, CAM (Proof) coin across various grades from MS-62 to MS-68+. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-68+ having the highest max price $26,400.00.

Within each grade, there is also variability in prices, likely due to factors like specific coin characteristics or market conditions at time of sale. Overall, the chart illustrates how coin grade is a key driver of value for this particular 1891 Quarter, CAM (Proof).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1891 Quarter, CAM (Proof) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 68.42% share, followed by Stack's Bowers / Bowers & Merena with 10.53% / 6.14% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1891 Quarter, CAM (Proof) coin over the years. This visual representation traces the coin's value fluctuations, illustrating periods of increase, decrease, or stability in its average auction price.

Such a historical view is indispensable for collectors, investors, or researchers who are keen on comprehending the market dynamics and the coin's value trend over an extended period.

Raw Auction Records

Here are the lasted auction records from the auction history of the past years. You can filter these records by coin grade.

GradeGrade SourceSellerPrice($)Sold Date
MS-67+PCGSHeritage Auctions6,000.0001/14/2024
MS-66NGCStack's Bowers1,800.0006/16/2023
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions900.0005/10/2023
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,880.0004/10/2023
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions4,080.0012/18/2022
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,550.0011/27/2022
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,880.0007/17/2022
MS-68+PCGSHeritage Auctions26,400.0004/25/2021
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,740.0001/24/2021
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions15,600.0011/22/2020
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,020.0010/21/2020
MS-66PCGSLegend Rare Coin Auctions2,702.5007/16/2020
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions826.8006/17/2020
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions900.0001/12/2020
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions1,560.0002/03/2019
MS-67NGCGoldberg Auctioneers6,301.0001/30/2019
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,450.0011/18/2018
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,520.0007/15/2018
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers2,400.0003/21/2018
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions720.0001/03/2018
MS-67+PCGSHeritage Auctions7,800.0001/03/2018
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions900.0009/07/2017
MS-65NGCBonham's1,287.0009/05/2017
MS-66NGCScotsman2,070.0007/21/2017
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions2,585.0004/04/2017
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers1,116.2503/29/2017
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions517.0001/04/2017
MS-68NGCHeritage Auctions9,400.0002/04/2016
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,527.5001/06/2016
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,527.5010/28/2015
MS-66PCGSStack's Bowers3,525.0003/27/2015
MS-64NGCStack's Bowers1,410.0002/06/2015
MS-66PCGSStack's Bowers3,055.0008/08/2014
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,880.0002/27/2014
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,250.2002/03/2014
MS-67+NGCHeritage Auctions16,450.0011/15/2013
MS-66PCGSStack's Bowers3,290.0011/08/2013
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,233.0009/25/2013
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions3,966.0008/08/2013
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers2,350.0007/27/2013
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,406.0004/24/2013
MS-66NGCStack's Bowers2,056.0002/22/2013
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,293.0001/09/2013
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,113.0001/09/2013
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions6,463.0011/29/2012
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,233.0011/29/2012
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,233.0009/06/2012
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers2,408.7506/29/2012
MS-66NGCStack's Bowers2,300.0003/22/2012
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers2,875.0003/22/2012
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,888.0007/07/2011
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions863.0006/01/2011
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,600.0004/27/2011
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,169.0004/27/2011
MS-67+PCGSHeritage Auctions8,625.0002/03/2011
MS-66PCGSBowers & Merena4,543.0001/03/2011
MS-67PCGSStack's7,475.0011/10/2010
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,530.0010/27/2010
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions4,600.0004/28/2010
MS-65PCGSBowers & Merena2,588.0001/05/2010
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,265.0012/03/2009
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,185.0007/01/2009
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,840.0003/01/2009
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,840.0003/01/2009
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,990.0001/01/2009
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,850.0012/04/2008
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,411.0012/04/2008
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,888.0009/01/2008
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions2,530.0007/30/2008
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions3,220.0007/30/2008
MS-63NGCDavid Lawrence RC986.0007/03/2008
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,875.0004/01/2008
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions2,185.0004/01/2008
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions2,300.0002/18/2008
MS-62PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers552.0002/13/2008
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions6,900.0001/09/2008
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,530.0001/09/2008
MS-62NGCHeritage Auctions633.0008/15/2007
MS-65NGCDavid Lawrence RC1,955.0007/16/2007
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions3,105.0012/18/2006
MS-65NGCStack's1,725.0011/07/2006
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions3,450.0009/13/2006
MS-65PCGSBowers & Merena1,840.0008/16/2006
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions2,703.0008/13/2006
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions661.0008/13/2006
MS-66NGCSuperior Galleries3,373.0008/12/2006
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions3,738.0004/06/2006
MS-66NGCBowers & Merena2,185.0003/16/2006
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,725.0002/15/2006
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,265.0001/24/2006
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,610.0001/24/2006
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,600.0012/13/2005
MS-65PCGSAmerican Numismatic Rarities1,668.0009/18/2005
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,888.0007/27/2005
MS-65PCGSBowers & Merena2,185.0004/07/2005
MS-66PCGSBowers & Merena4,025.0004/07/2005
MS-64NGCDavid Lawrence RC978.0003/06/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions949.0011/04/2004
MS-64PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers1,150.0009/07/2004
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions4,800.0008/01/2004
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions2,013.0007/20/2004
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,955.0006/03/2004
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions5,450.0005/12/2004
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,853.0003/10/2004
MS-67NGCAmerican Numismatic Rarities3,910.0003/09/2004
MS-65NGCSuperior Galleries2,990.0011/21/2003
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions661.0001/22/2003
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions3,795.0001/08/2003
MS-65ANACSBowers & Merena2,530.0001/01/2003
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,610.0009/24/2002
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions4,945.0007/27/2002
MS-65ANACSHeritage Auctions5,175.0004/25/2002
MS-65ANACSHeritage Auctions5,175.0004/01/2002
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,323.0010/06/2001