Gold-plated state Liberty quarters of Georgia and other U.S. states do not carry a premium above their face value of $.25. As of 2014, however, many dealers routinely sell the coins to interested collectors for $2 to $3 each at online marketplaces.Know More
The coins were not produced by the United States Mint but plated by private companies after they were placed in circulation to draw interest from serious collectors of the popular coins, which were issued in groups of five each year from 1999 to 2008. The U.S. Mint even issued a warning on its Consumer Alerts page after the quarters were found in circulation, stating, "The United States Mint has never produced or sold colorized coins or gold- or silver-plated coins. However, many businesses purchase genuine United States coins and then plate them in a thin layer of gold or silver or use a variety of methods to ‘colorize’ the coins...."
While the gold plating of the coins is most always authentic, it is in such small amounts that it would cost more to recover the precious metal than it is worth. As with coins that have been enameled, painted or bear removable stickers, the coins are considered "altered" and not "defaced," and are therefore still considered legal tender.Learn more about Coins & Currency
Georgia does receive snow, particularly in the northern areas of the state, although its winters span a shorter period than winters in colder northern locations. Year-round, Georgia enjoys a predominantly warm and moist climate. The state divides into distinct climactic regions, which differ in temperature, terrain and precipitation, but experience four distinct seasons.Full Answer >
A 1787 quarter dollar has no value because it does not exist. Quarters were not introduced into circulation until 1796.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the value of a 1950 Washington silver value is between $3.97 to $5.56, depending on its condition and its mintmark. The minimum value of $3.97 is based on the value of silver on the commodities market and accounts for the intrinsic value of the coin's silver content.Full Answer >
The value of a 1923 Liberty Silver Dollar depends on a number of factors and can vary greatly. Expert coin collectors consider the value of the 1923 Liberty Silver Dollar anywhere between $19.00 and $8,250.00, depending on those factors.Full Answer >