As of May, 2024, a 1973-S Quarter, DCAM in uncirculated specimen can be valued between $8.00 and $4,100.00, 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 $5,875.00 in the 02/16/2017 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: John Flanagan
Edge: Reeded
Diameter: 24.30 millimeters
Weight: 5.67 grams
Mintage: 2,760,339
Mint: San Francisco
Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel over a pure Copper center
Series: Washington Quarters 1965 – 1998

1973-S Quarter, Dcam (Proof) – Price Chart

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


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 State8.004,100.00352.33

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 1973 Washington 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($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1973 Quarter (Regular Strike)N/AN/A1.001,300.00
1973-D Quarter (Regular Strike)N/AN/A1.002,750.00
1973-S Quarter (Proof)N/AN/A2.0015.00
1973-S Quarter, CAM (Proof)N/AN/A3.0020.00

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.

1973-S Quarter, Dcam (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.

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Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1973-S Quarter, DCAM (Proof) coin across various grades from MS-66 to MS-70. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-70 having the highest max price $5,875.00.

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 1973-S Quarter, DCAM (Proof).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1973-S Quarter, DCAM (Proof) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 71.67% share, followed by Great Collections / David Lawrence RC with 15.83% / 11.67% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1973-S Quarter, DCAM (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-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC28.0005/03/2020
MS-70PCGSHeritage Auctions2,280.0002/22/2018
MS-70PCGSHeritage Auctions4,935.0004/26/2017
MS-70PCGSHeritage Auctions5,875.0002/16/2017
MS-66ANACSGreat Collections7.0006/22/2014
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections170.5006/01/2014
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections10.0005/11/2014
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections11.0012/29/2013
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections26.0008/11/2013
MS-68PCGSGreat Collections24.0006/09/2013
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections11.0004/14/2013
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections429.0003/24/2013
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections287.0011/11/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections128.0011/04/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections209.0010/28/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections143.0010/21/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections15.0010/07/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections13.0006/24/2012
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0004/27/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections99.0004/01/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections21.0001/29/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections10.0001/22/2012
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections13.0010/02/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions16.0009/12/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions16.0009/12/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0009/05/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0008/29/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0008/29/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions16.0008/15/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0008/15/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions26.0008/15/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions26.0008/08/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0008/08/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions26.0008/08/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0008/08/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions16.0008/08/2011
MS-69PCGSGreat Collections15.0007/10/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions184.0005/23/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0002/07/2011
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions42.0007/08/2010
MS-68PCGSBowers & Merena7.0005/03/2010
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0007/15/2009
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions19.0012/29/2008
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions33.0004/02/2008
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions31.0003/26/2008
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions27.0003/24/2008
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC19.0002/28/2008
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC22.0001/28/2008
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions23.0010/24/2007
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC22.0004/02/2007
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions41.0003/19/2007
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions45.0002/21/2007
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions15.0002/19/2007
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC22.0001/08/2007
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions51.0012/05/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions403.0010/24/2006
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC46.0010/23/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions322.0008/22/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions17.0006/21/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions17.0006/21/2006
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC35.0006/05/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions17.0005/10/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions29.0004/05/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions150.0004/05/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions81.0003/26/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions219.0003/22/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions196.0003/22/2006
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC49.0002/27/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions31.0002/08/2006
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC58.0001/02/2006
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions72.0012/28/2005
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC45.0012/12/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions54.0011/02/2005
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC58.0010/31/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions66.0010/23/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions207.0009/26/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions86.0009/01/2005
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC81.0004/04/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions322.0003/02/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions316.0002/23/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions345.0001/19/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions345.0001/05/2005
MS-69PCGSDavid Lawrence RC81.0001/03/2005
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions345.0012/29/2004
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions32.0012/13/2004
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions28.0012/08/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions322.0012/08/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions115.0012/08/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions322.0011/24/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions431.0011/17/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions66.0011/10/2004
MS-68PCGSDavid Lawrence RC14.0011/01/2004
MS-70ICGHeritage Auctions28.0008/11/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions71.0004/21/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions71.0003/29/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions36.0002/11/2004
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions29.0012/10/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions39.0012/03/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0012/03/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0011/26/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions18.0010/15/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions37.0010/01/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions41.0009/10/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions10.0009/10/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions41.0009/03/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions41.0009/03/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0009/03/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions11.0009/03/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions11.0009/03/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions11.0008/27/2003
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions10.0008/27/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions21.0008/20/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions59.0007/16/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions64.0007/02/2003
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions59.0006/18/2003
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions23.0010/29/2002
MS-68PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0005/08/2002
MS-69ICGHeritage Auctions10.0004/17/2002
MS-69PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0004/03/2002
MS-69NGCHeritage Auctions31.0005/09/2001