Home

   Coins

      Half Cents

      Large Cents

      Flying Eagle Cents

      Indian Head Cents

      Lincoln Cents

      Two Cent Pieces

      Silver Three Cent Pieces

      Nickel Three Cent Pieces

      Shield Nickels

      Liberty Head Nickels

      Buffalo Nickels

      Jefferson Nickels

      Half Dimes

      Bust Dimes

      Seated Liberty Dimes

      Barber Dimes

      Mercury Dimes

      Roosevelt Dimes

      Twenty Cent Pieces

      Bust Quarters

      Seated Liberty Quarters

      Barber Quarters

      Standing Liberty Quarters

      Washington Quarters

      State Quarters

      Bust Half Dollars

      Seated Liberty Half Dollars

      Barber Half Dollars

      Walking Liberty Half Dollars

      Franklin Half Dollars

      Kennedy Half Dollars

      Bust Dollars

      Seated Liberty Dollars

      Trade Dollars

      Morgan Dollars

      Peace Dollars

      Eisenhower Dollar

      Sacagawea Dollar

      Gold Dollars

      Gold Quarter Eagle

      Gold Three Dollar Pieces

      Gold Half Eagles

      Gold Eagles

      Gold Double Eagle

      U.S. Mint Sets

      U.S. Proof Sets

      Error Coins

      Coin Collecting Supplies

Articles:

U.S. Coin Grading

Words Standing For Money

Find Popular Coins on eBay!

Confederate Currency
and
Confederate Notes

1796 to 1838 Draped Bust and Capped Bust Quarters

A Draped Bust and Capped Bust Quarter is a coin issued by the United States Mint with a denomination of 1/4th of a United States dollar or 25 cents. It is also referred to as two bits because two bits of a divided Spanish silver piece (pieces of eight) made up 1/4th of that coin. The quarter has been produced since 1796. The Draped Bust Quarter was produced from 1796 to 1807.

The Draped Bust design was succeeded by the Capped Bust quarter from 1815 to 1838 and was the design of John Reich and William Kneass. It is difficult to imagine today how seriously coinage was regarded 200 ago. Mint officials understood that once coins left the mint, they would become metallic emissaries of the our new nation.

This is why so much attention was given to detail and gold and silver coins weighing exactly what they were supposed to weigh.

1806 Draped Bust Quarter      1806 Draped Bust Quarter reverse

1806 Draped Bust Quarter

1834 Capped Bust Quarter      1834 Capped Bust Quarter reverse

1834 Capped Bust Quarter

Bust Quarter Dollars For Sale

1818 Capped Bust Silver Quarter B-8 PCGS AU Details - Cleaning, Attractive Coin

$2,495.00
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 7:05:12 PST
Buy It Now for only: $2,495.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1822 B.1 Bust quarter, PCGS XF details, XF+ and nice! (estatesale is now DKRC)

$1,500.00
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 8:44:34 PST
Buy It Now for only: $1,500.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1806 Bust Quarter Nearly G Nice Eye Appeal

$226.00
End Date: Friday Nov-24-2017 18:53:25 PST
Buy It Now for only: $226.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

FREE SHIPPING RARE 1834 SILVER BUST QUARTER COIN XF-AU BUY IT NOW OR OFFER

$399.96
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 9:29:06 PST
Buy It Now for only: $399.96
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1837 Capped Bust Quarter ** Very Fine ** < Browning 2 >

$220.90
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 8:52:13 PST
Buy It Now for only: $220.90
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1834 Capped Bust Quarter Graded By PCGS XF40 CAC Approved

$485.00
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 10:03:37 PST
Buy It Now for only: $485.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1835 ICG XF40 Capped Bust Quarter

$284.99
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 10:11:54 PST
Buy It Now for only: $284.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1838 Capped Bust 25c B-1 NGC AU DETAILS, improperly cleaned

$595.00
End Date: Saturday Nov-25-2017 7:50:09 PST
Buy It Now for only: $595.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1833 Bust Quarter PCGS VF-25 CAC Crusty Original!!

$250.00
End Date: Friday Nov-24-2017 17:21:28 PST
Buy It Now for only: $250.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1835 Bust Quarter PCGS VF-25 CAC Crusty Original!!

$230.00
End Date: Friday Nov-24-2017 17:21:35 PST
Buy It Now for only: $230.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Bust Quarter Dollars For Sale

1834 Bust Quarter Graded EF40 Details

$300.00
End Date: Monday Dec-4-2017 15:37:21 PST
Buy It Now for only: $300.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1825/4/(2) Capped Bust Quarter Browning 3 PCGS F12 ***Rev Tye's*** #0764385

$449.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Friday Dec-1-2017 15:34:11 PST
Bid now | Add to watch list

1834 CAPPED BUST SILVER QUARTER TYPE COIN VG CL 980K

$59.00
End Date: Sunday Dec-24-2017 15:18:55 PST
Buy It Now for only: $59.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1828 Capped Bust Quarter NGC VG8

$199.00
End Date: Friday Dec-1-2017 15:03:29 PST
Buy It Now for only: $199.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1818 Bust Quarter--Nice Solid Fine / Very Fine

$295.00
End Date: Friday Dec-1-2017 14:53:33 PST
Buy It Now for only: $295.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1831 BUST QUARTER! ANACS AU58 DETAILS! 25C! US COIN LOT #6396

$275.00
End Date: Wednesday Nov-29-2017 14:16:41 PST
Buy It Now for only: $275.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1838 25C Capped Bust Quarter, PCGS VF 25, POP=32 (31345)

$126.64
End Date: Sunday Dec-24-2017 14:10:56 PST
Buy It Now for only: $126.64
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1834 25C Capped Bust Quarter NGC XF45

$389.00
End Date: Monday Dec-4-2017 14:01:10 PST
Buy It Now for only: $389.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1835 Bust Quarter. Fine Detail Holed. 117675

$39.00
End Date: Sunday Dec-24-2017 13:59:31 PST
Buy It Now for only: $39.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1838 Bust Quarter. Fine Detail Holed. 117678

$39.00
End Date: Sunday Dec-24-2017 13:59:30 PST
Buy It Now for only: $39.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

1818 Capped Bust Quarter 1818 Capped Bust Quarter reverse

This 1818 Capped Bust Quarter recently sold on eBay for $48.56

The best place to purchase Draped Bust and Capped Bust Quarter is at eBay. Most of these coins are expensive in the better grades and rare years especially the Draped Bust Quarters. However, if you just want one or two for your collection look for Capped Bust Dimes dated 1815-1938 in the grades of about good, good and very good or better. You should be able to find a nice Capped Bust Quarter specimen for your collection in the $50.00 or less range.


Home | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Links

This site is Copyright Farber and Associates, LLC 2005-2014, All Rights Reserved