Quarter color is off...

Discussion in 'Error Coins' started by Fee, Jun 19, 2017.

  1. Fee

    Fee Member

    I am new to this bUT I found a quarter that I couldn't tell if it was silver or gold. It's in between but beautiful either way. Can anyone tell me? 20170616_124041.jpg 20170616_124155.jpg 20170616_124041.jpg
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  3. lordmarcovan

    lordmarcovan Eclectic & odd Moderator

    That is a regular copper-nickel alloy "clad" quarter with some nice toning. Probably heat-induced.

    Not worth anything, of course (well, OK, a quarter) but it is indeed quite attractive for a modern clad quarter from circulation.
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  4. paddyman98

    paddyman98 ++++PLUS ULTRA++++ Supporter

    It also could be Environmental Damage. Could of been affected by soil, dirt, sand, saltwater. I metal detect and have found several clad coins that look like yours.
  5. ldhair

    ldhair Clean Supporter

    I like it. Only worth a quarter but it's pretty.
  6. Kirkuleez

    Kirkuleez 80 proof

    it could be one of those gold plated quarters that the TV salesmen were peddling that went into circulation. I found a platinum or silver plated one a while back.
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  7. Fee

    Fee Member

    Thank you!
  8. Fee

    Fee Member

    Yes it is thank you!
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  10. lordmarcovan

    lordmarcovan Eclectic & odd Moderator

    It does not appear to be one of the gold-plated quarters. I used to sell those. It's just toned.
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