Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dimes (1837-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 31,300
Catalog: KM-63.2
Obverse Designer: Robert B. Hughes
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.67 Grams
ASW: 0.0773oz
Melt Value: $1.13 (8/29/2015)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1846 10C MS obverse 1846 10C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

This is one of several Philadelphia Mint dimes from the 1840s having a lower than usual mintage. In fact, 1846 has the lowest mintage of any dime from that decade, and it is scarce in all circulated grades and quite rare in Mint State.

Just a single pair of dies was used for currency strikes and a separate pair for proofs, so there are no varieties.

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/17/2015

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1846 10C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 410 560 850 1225 3700 8050 10250 15000 30000 37500 - 61000 - - - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - -

The World Coin Price Guide is independently compiled by Krause Publications’ NumisMaster. NGC makes this information available to its website visitors as a free service, but in no way does the information provided represent NGC’s official opinion or policy. For example, varieties listed in the World Coin Price Guide may not necessarily be recognized by NGC. Please contact NGC Customer Service with any questions.

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 55
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: F
High Grade: 61


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
12/27/2006 PCGS VF 30   Teletrade Auction 2305, 2305/Lot# 1185 $756.00
11/9/2010 NGC F 12   Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Online Session, 69/Lot# 10476 $276.00
2/2/2012 NGC VF 20   Heritage Auctions 2012 February 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1167/Lot# 7944 $1,035.00
3/11/2012 PCGS G 4   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/11/2012, 12/Lot# 36178 $330.00
5/30/2012 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2012 May 30- June 3 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(1), 1171/Lot# 3480 $5,761.50
8/18/2013 PCGS VF 30   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 765, 774/Lot# 25 $1,655.00
8/5/2014 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 7422 $1,292.50
1/29/2015 PCGS F 12   Heritage Auctions 2015 January 29 - February 1 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1217/Lot# 7291 $646.25


NGC Registry

Related Articles

NumisMedia Market Report: Collectors Tracking Better Dates

8/16/2011  — As the metals continue to make national headlines, NumisMedia walks us through current pricing and population figures.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer