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Quarter (United States coin)

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The quarter, short for quarter dollar, is a United States coin worth 25 cents, one-fourth of a dollar. [1]

52 relations: Albertus (typeface), America the Beautiful Quarters, American Samoa, Bald eagle, Barber coinage, Bit (money), Business strike, Capped Bust, Cladding (metalworking), Clipping (morphology), Coins of the United States dollar, Copper, Cupronickel, Denver, Denver Mint, District of Columbia and United States Territories Quarters, Draped Bust, E pluribus unum, George W. Bush, George Washington, Guam, House of Representatives, Jean-Antoine Houdon, John Flanagan (sculptor), Lyndon B. Johnson, Nickel, Northern Mariana Islands, Penny (United States coin), Philadelphia, Philadelphia Mint, Puerto Rico, Quarter (Canadian coin), Reeding, San Francisco, San Francisco Mint, Senate, Sheldon coin grading scale, Silver, Spanish dollar, Standing Liberty quarter, United States Bicentennial coinage, United States dollar, United States Mint, United States Mint coin production, United States national motto, United States Seated Liberty coinage, United States Virgin Islands, Washington quarter, Washington, D.C., William Cousins, ..., 25 cents (World War II Dutch coin), 50 State Quarters. Expand index (2 more) »

Albertus (typeface)

Albertus is a glyphic serif display typeface designed by Berthold Wolpe in the period 1932 to 1940 for the British branch of the printing company Monotype.

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America the Beautiful Quarters

The America the Beautiful Quarters are a series of 25-cent pieces (quarters) issued by the United States Mint starting in 2010 and scheduled to continue until at least 2021.

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American Samoa

American Samoa (Amerika Sāmoa,; also Amelika Sāmoa or Sāmoa Amelika) is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Samoa.

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Bald eagle

The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus, from Greek ἅλς, hals "sea", αἰετός aietos "eagle", λευκός, leukos "white", κεφαλή, kephalē "head") is a bird of prey found in North America.

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Barber coinage

The Barber coinage consists of a dime, quarter, and half dollar designed by United States Bureau of the Mint Chief Engraver Charles E. Barber.

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Bit (money)

The word bit is a colloquial expression referring to specific coins in various coinages throughout the world.

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Business strike

Business strike is a term that distinguishes coins created for commerce from commemorative coins and proof coins.

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Capped Bust

The Capped Bust coinage of the United States consisted of a half dime, dime, quarter and half dollar.

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Cladding (metalworking)

Cladding is the bonding together of dissimilar metals.

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Clipping (morphology)

In linguistics, clipping is the word formation process which consists in the reduction of a word to one of its parts (Marchand: 1969).

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Coins of the United States dollar

Coins of the United States dollar were first minted in 1792.

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Copper

Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from cuprum) and atomic number 29.

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Cupronickel

Cupronickel (also known as copper-nickel) is an alloy of copper that contains nickel and strengthening elements, such as iron and manganese.

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Denver

Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Denver Mint

The Denver Mint is a branch of the United States Mint that struck its first coins on February 1, 1906.

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District of Columbia and United States Territories Quarters

The District of Columbia and United States Territories Quarter Program was a one-year coin program of the United States Mint that saw quarters being minted in 2009 (Accessed 2009-01-09) to honor the District of Columbia and the unincorporated United States insular areas of Puerto Rico, Guam, United States Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands.

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Draped Bust

"Draped Bust" was the name given to a design of United States coins.

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E pluribus unum

E pluribus unum—Latin for "Out of many, one" (alternatively translated as "One out of many" or "One from many") — is a 13-letter traditional motto of the United States, appearing on the Great Seal along with Annuit cœptis (Latin for "he approves the undertaking ") and Novus ordo seclorum (Latin for "New order of the ages"), and adopted by an Act of Congress in 1782.

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George W. Bush

George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.

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George Washington

George Washington (February 22, 1732 –, 1799), known as the "Father of His Country," was an American soldier and statesman who served from 1789 to 1797 as the first President of the United States.

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Guam

Guam (Chamorro: Guåhån) is an unincorporated and organized territory of the United States in Micronesia in the western Pacific Ocean.

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House of Representatives

House of Representatives is the name of legislative bodies in many countries and sub-national entitles.

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Jean-Antoine Houdon

Jean-Antoine Houdon (25 March 1741 – 15 July 1828) was a French neoclassical sculptor.

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John Flanagan (sculptor)

John Flanagan (1865–1952) Benezit Dictionary of Artists.

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Lyndon B. Johnson

Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908January 22, 1973), often referred to by his initials LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after having served as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963.

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Nickel

Nickel is a chemical element with symbol Ni and atomic number 28.

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Northern Mariana Islands

The Northern Mariana Islands, officially the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI; Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas; Refaluwasch or Carolinian: Commonwealth Téél Falúw kka Efáng llól Marianas), is an insular area and commonwealth of the United States consisting of 15 islands in the northwestern Pacific Ocean.

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Penny (United States coin)

The United States one-cent coin, often called a penny, is a unit of currency equaling one-hundredth of a United States dollar.

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.

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Philadelphia Mint

The Philadelphia Mint was created from the need to establish a national identity and the needs of commerce in the United States.

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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico (Spanish for "Rich Port"), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, "Free Associated State of Puerto Rico") and briefly called Porto Rico, is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the northeast Caribbean Sea.

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Quarter (Canadian coin)

The quarter, short for quarter dollar, is a Canadian coin worth 25 cents or one fourth of a Canadian dollar.

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Reeding

Reeding is a technique wherein "reeds" are carved or milled into a surface.

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San Francisco

San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.

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San Francisco Mint

The San Francisco Mint is a branch of the United States Mint and was opened in 1854 to serve the gold mines of the California Gold Rush.

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Senate

A senate is a deliberative assembly, often the upper house or chamber of a bicameral legislature or parliament.

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Sheldon coin grading scale

The Sheldon Coin Grading Scale is a 70-point coin grading scale used in the numismatic assessment of a coin's quality.

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Silver

Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Proto-Indo-European ''h₂erǵ'': "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47.

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Spanish dollar

The Spanish dollar, also known as the piece of eight (peso de ocho or real de a ocho), is a silver coin, of approximately 38 mm diameter, worth eight Spanish reales, that was minted in the Spanish Empire after 1598.

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Standing Liberty quarter

The Standing Liberty quarter is a 25-cent coin that was struck by the United States Mint from 1916 to 1930.

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United States Bicentennial coinage

The United States Bicentennial coinage was a set of circulating commemorative coins, consisting of a quarter, half dollar and dollar struck by the United States Mint in 1975 and 1976.

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United States dollar

The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.

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United States Mint

The United States Mint is the agency that produces circulating coinage for the United States to conduct its trade and commerce, as well as controlling the movement of bullion.

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United States Mint coin production

* In 1892, the Barber design was used for the 10¢, 25¢, and 50¢ coins.

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United States national motto

The modern motto of the United States of America, as established in a 1956 law signed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, is "In God We Trust".

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United States Seated Liberty coinage

The Seated Liberty portrait designs appeared on most regular-issue silver United States coinage during the mid- and late nineteenth century, from 1836 through 1891.

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United States Virgin Islands

The United States Virgin Islands (USVI; also called the American Virgin Islands), officially the Virgin Islands of the United States, is a group of islands in the Caribbean that is an insular area of the United States located east of Puerto Rico.

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Washington quarter

The Washington quarter is the present quarter dollar or 25-cent piece issued by the United States Mint.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.

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William Cousins

William Cousins, Jr. (October 29, 1927 – January 20, 2018) was an American lawyer, judge, and member of the Chicago City Council.

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25 cents (World War II Dutch coin)

The 25-cent piece was the highest-denomination coin minted in the Netherlands during World War II.

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50 State Quarters

The 50 State Quarters Program was the release of a series of circulating commemorative coins by the United States Mint.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quarter_(United_States_coin)

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