Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dimes (1837-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 300,000
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: $1.15 (8/2/2015)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1849 O 10C MS obverse 1849 O 10C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

This was the first issue of dimes from New Orleans since 1845. It is another fairly low mintage entry that is readily available in worn condition but becomes increasingly rare at or near Mint State. Gems are essentially unknown, but the coin illustrated proves that at least a few unworn examples survive.

1849 O dimes were coined with either the Small O or Large O mintmarks used in previous years. These are of approximately similar availability overall, but the Small O (photos) dimes seem to be more often seen in higher grades. One Small O variety also has a repunched date.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/17/2015

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1849 O 10C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 18.00 33.00 67.00 185 400 800 975 1275 2200 2900 3700 6600 13250 - - - - - -
$ - - 1075 1450 2300 - - 8000 - - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 79
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 64


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8/16/2015 AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1223/Lot# 7418


Auction Prices Realized

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2/11/2007 NGC MS 62   Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1298 $3,220.00
9/21/2009 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 412, 418/Lot# 7343 $678.50
12/8/2011 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Heritage Auctions 2011 December 8-11 US Coins Signature Auction- New York Session(4), 1162/Lot# 7771 $253.00
10/18/2012 NGC VF 25   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1175/Lot# 8208 $164.50
2/4/2013 NGC VF 30   Teletrade Auction 3416, 3416/Lot# 1530 $152.75
2/24/2013 NGC AU 50   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/24/2013, 63/Lot# 51053 $623.33
4/14/2014 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3477, 6026/Lot# 20177 $1,498.13
1/25/2015 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131505/Lot# 21226 $305.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1849 O 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base677213526258699010511583168319692495280729603194431957926127647668407219785610101
699317737072110101228161617782144259928583038356948105904624365976966743186040
0000001228161617782144259928583038356948105904624365976966743100
0000001406165018742320270329093116394453016015636067197093764400
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 3194
Owner: Grand Tour
 
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