Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dimes (1837-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 500
Catalog: KM-92
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.49 Grams
ASW: 0.0720oz
Melt Value: $1.19 (11/21/2014)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1865 10C PF obverse 1865 10C PF reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

With just 10,000 Philadelphia Mint dimes produced for circulation in 1865, most collectors will have to rely on a proof specimen to represent this issue. Some 500 proofs were coined, and most of these survive in various states of preservation. Those that are too impaired to receive a numeric grade are not included in the census data below.

Two die pairs were employed, one obverse having a level date and the other having its date sloping slightly upward from left to right (photo).

Cameo proofs are rare---Ultra Cameo pieces all but unknown.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 1/3/2014

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1865 10C PF
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 360 395 550 750 1100 2250 4500 6500 - - -
$ - - - - - 395 425 600 810 1200 2450 5000 7000 -
1865 10C PF Cameo
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - 675 850 1250 2750 8000 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - 725 950 1350 3150 - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 110
Low Grade: 60
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
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Price
9/10/2006 NGC PF 64   Goldberg September 10-13, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 37/Lot# 1480 $1,035.00
12/11/2008 NGC PF 64   Teletrade Auction 2625, 2625/Lot# 1068 $920.00
10/17/2012 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The November 2012 Baltimore Auction - US and World Lots - Live and Internet Only Sessions, 144/Lot# 1353 $646.25
8/18/2013 PCGS PF 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 765, 774/Lot# 37 $675.00
9/25/2013 NGC PF 62   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2013 September 25 - 29 US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(7), 1189/Lot# 7663 $558.13
2/27/2014 NGC PF 66   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2014 February 27 - 28 & March 2 Mid-Winter ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Atlanta Session(2), 1203/Lot# 3819 $3,671.88
9/7/2014 PCGS PF 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 217987 $635.00
11/6/2014 PCGS PF 66   Heritage Auctions 2014 November 6 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Beverly Hills Session(2), 1211/Lot# 3656 $3,407.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1865 10C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111150272599011381159120612711375228526993817469460478165
1111111168576813103911451174122713051678242330714109514567530
0000001168576813103911451174122713051678242330714109514500
0000001335650901108811521190124913401981256134444401559600
1865 10C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111111539774105112061229127813451454239928283984488862818457
1111111180617866110212131245130013811769254232134285535270060
0000001180617866110212131245130013811769254232134285535200
0000001359695958115412211261132214172084268535984586581600
1865 10C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111111609865116613331357141014831599261030664290524367088988
1111111203694965122113411374143415211936276234744607573174680
0000001203694965122113411374143415211936276234744607573100
00000014067791065127713491392145815602273291438824925621900
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Grade: PF 67 CAMEO
Points: 4285
Owner: 49er
 
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