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25 cents 1978

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25 cents 1978 prices and values

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 25 cents 1978 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade. To help you to know the meaning of grades such as G4, VG8, F12, VF20, EF40, AU50, MS60, etc., you can jump to the grading section.

25 cents 1978 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1978 - Large Denticles -------
1978 - Small Denticles -----$ 0.25$ 0.45

25 cents 1978 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1978 - Large Denticles $ 0.75$ 1.00$ 3.10$ 12$ 67$ 120-
1978 - Small Denticles $ 2.30$ 4.00$ 5.40$ 14$ 34$ 99-

25 cents 1978 PL3

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Year PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1978 - Large Denticles ---$ 1.00$ 3.30$ 13$ 33
1978 - Small Denticles ----$ 7.50$ 14$ 40

25 cents 1978 SP3

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Year SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1978 - Large Denticles ----$ 30-$ 75
1978 - Small Denticles ----$ 11-$ 25

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Errors and varieties

Large Denticles

Got 120 denticles.

Small Denticles

Got 148 denticles.

Mintage

  • 25 cents 1978 - Large Denticles : 174 475 408
  • 25 cents 1978 - Small Denticles : Included

Specifications - 25 cents 1978 - Large Denticles

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 5.07 grams
  • Diameter : 23.88 mm, thickness 1.60 mm (1.58 mm starting in 1978)
  • Engraver: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Designer: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

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Notes

  1. The value of a 25 cents 1978 circulating coin generally concerns coins with an apparent wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a 25 cents 1978 uncirculating coin generally concerns coins without visible wear. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. PL and SP coins come from uncirculated sets. They are made with a better quality than coins destined to the circulation.
  4. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Thursday, April 18, 2013

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