2010 Mount Hood Quarter mint error??

Discussion in 'What's it Worth' started by au20, Sep 7, 2019.

  1. au20

    au20 New Member

    P mint but looks like silver,, no copper layer. Weight is only 5.9 grams
    No information about this Quarter other than S mint being silver..
     

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  3. l.cutler

    l.cutler Member

    Most likely plated, which would account for the slightly heavier weight than a normal clad quarter.
     
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  4. au20

    au20 New Member

    Thank You,,,I cant find any info on this..Just wondering if its worth anything..
     
  5. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Looks plated. It's worth a quarter.
     
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  6. Clawcoins

    Clawcoins Well-Known Member

    Plating is considered Damage thus it is only worth face value.

    It could have been a school experiment or mamy other reasons. Also Many companies plate coins such as merrick mint.
     
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  7. cpm9ball

    cpm9ball CANNOT RE-MEMBER

    Some of the TV hucksters came up with the idea of selling the lower-grade uncirculated coins in sets with very, very thin layers of gold, silver and platinum at a substantial premium. Once the suckers finally discovered that the coins were not worth more than face value, they dumped a lot of them back into the marketplace.

    Chris
     
  8. au20

    au20 New Member

    Thanks
     
  9. John Burgess

    John Burgess Active Member

    likely platinum plated though, I really don't find any business that's plating the quarters in Silver, it's either gold or platinum.
     
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