Coin Specifications

Category: Mercury Dimes (1916-1945)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 55,230,000
Catalog: KM-140
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.27 (10/21/2014)
Diameter: 17.8mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1917 10C MS obverse 1917 10C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1917 uses two distinct hub pairings. The Type of 1916 has a higher overall relief and textured fields, with subtle differences in the curls around Liberty's face and the leading edge of the wing, as well as higher relief of IN GOD WE TRUST.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/20/2014

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1917 10C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 3.50 3.75 4.00 5.50 8.00 8.00 13.00 14.50 17.50 22.00 30.00 40.00 50.00 63.00 78.00 175 400 800 - - -
$ - - - - 24.00 34.00 45.00 55.00 70.00 90.00 215 475 1100 -
1917 10C MS Full Bands
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 35.00 45.00 55.00 80.00 130 400 1200 3850 - - -
$ - - - - - 39.00 50.00 65.00 100.00 155 575 2150 7050 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 796
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Grade
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Sale / Lot
Price
8/14/1995 NGC MS 65   Full Bands Heritage Auctions 1995 Pre-ANAheim Bullet Sale #140, 140/Lot# 136 $143.00
10/9/2005 PCGS MS 64   Full Bands Teletrade Auction 2102, 2102/Lot# 1202 $112.00
2/10/2008 PCGS MS 65   Full Bands Goldberg February 10-13, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 44/Lot# 176 $253.00
9/21/2009 NGC MS 65   Full Bands David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 412, 418/Lot# 7471 $126.50
11/29/2009 PCGS MS 66   Full Bands Teletrade Auction 2777, 2777/Lot# 1386 $776.25
7/27/2013 PCGS MS 66   Full Bands Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 1788 $2,115.00
11/17/2013 PCGS MS 64   Full Bands GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/17/2013, 101/Lot# 130247 $110.00
10/12/2014 NGC MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/12/2014, 190/Lot# 153322 $100.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1917 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333163245597285941231632014097561206223349999087
3333372136496376881031361752705249061548315563610
0000002136496376881031361752705249061548315500
00000026405467809111314918833964010561890407700
1917 10C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3333331637506381941021351792204428071278234552039403
3333372341546985961131491922945639641633329766030
0000002341546985961131491922945639641633329700
00000030455875899912416420636868511211989425000
1917 10C MS Full Bands
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333204154678194102131201285764130318863281775414158
33333827455871859611115422944494314972351477298880
00000027455871859611115422944494314972351477200
000000344962768999121177257604112316912816626300
1917 10C MS Full Bands, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3333332045597289102115143220308815137919853431803614597
33333828496377931061241682494771003158124674966102230
0000002849637793106124168249477100315812467496600
0000003654678397110133194278646119117832949650100
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 409
Owner: JAA
 
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