Are there any Canadian quarters that are silver?

What years of Canadian quarters are silver?

This table shows the composition of metals in quarters going back 140 years.

Production Year Composition
1953 – 1967 .800 Silver, .075 Copper (other 12.5% unknown)
1967b – 1968a .500 Silver, .500 Copper
1968b – 1999 .999 Nickel
2000 – present .940 Steel, .038 Copper, .022 Nickel Plating

Is a 1965 Canadian quarter made of silver?

A silver Canada quarter from 1965. These coins are in Mint State Brilliant Uncirculated condition, with no wear and strong luster. … Specifications: Each coin measures 24mm in diameter, weighs 5.8g, and is made of . 800 fine silver.

Does a 1968 Canadian quarter have silver?

Canada minted their regular 80% silver quarters for general circulation until 1966. After skipping 1967 altogether, they did make 50% silver quarters for just one year; 1968. The only silver quarters made in 1967 were special commemorative coins with a design marking Canada’s centennial.

Are silver Canadian quarters worth anything?

These silver coins are “highly sought after” amongst collectors and fetch a wide range of prices depending on the condition. Low-end coins may get you less than $50, while coins in a better state can fetch “thousands, or in some cases, tens of thousands” of dollars.

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How do I know if my 1968 Canadian quarter is silver?

(The easiest way to tell them apart is to test with a magnet. Canadian coins with silver content are never magnetic, so if a 1968 quarter jumps on the magnet you know it is not silver).

Is a 1963 Canadian quarter silver?

The quarter is a Canadian coin, valued at 25 cents or one-fourth of a Canadian dollar. It is a small, circular coin of silver colour.

Specifications.

Composition: Silver
Weight (g): 5.8319g
Weight (Oz): 0.19 Oz
Net Content: 0.15 Oz (4.67g)
Bullion Value: $3.61

How much silver is in a 1967 Canadian quarter?

Specifications

Mintage: 48,855,500
Composition: (1) 80% silver, 20% copper (2) 50% silver, 50% copper
Finish: Circulation
Weight: 5.83 g
Diameter: 23.88 mm

What Canadian nickels are silver?

Types and specifications

Definitive types
Years Mass Composition
1858–1901 1.16 g 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper
1902–1910 1.16 g 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper
1911–1921 1.17 g 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper (1911–1919) 80% silver, 20% copper (1920–1921)

Is a 1964 Canadian quarter silver?

The quarter is a Canadian coin, valued at 25 cents or one-fourth of a Canadian dollar. It is a small, circular coin of silver colour.

Specifications.

Composition: Silver
Diameter: 23.50mm
Thickness:

Is a 1962 Canadian quarter silver?

The quarter is a Canadian coin, valued at 25 cents or one-fourth of a Canadian dollar. It is a small, circular coin of silver colour.

Specifications.

Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8000
Weight (g): 5.8319g
Weight (Oz): 0.19 Oz
Net Content: 0.15 Oz (4.67g)