Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Dimes (1837-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 930
Catalog: KM-A92
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.21 (5/28/2015)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1885 10C PF obverse 1885 10C PF reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Some 930 silver proof sets were sold in 1885, and this represents the number of proof dimes distributed that year. This is a relatively common issue within the proof series, and just a single pair of dies was used.

Cameo pieces are common enough to be collectable, but Ultra Cameo specimens are in very short supply.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 1/3/2014

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1885 10C PF
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 370 490 675 965 1600 1950 4100 9750 - -
$ - - - - - 410 535 750 1075 1700 2150 4500 -
1885 10C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 550 750 1100 1750 2200 5000 10000 25000 -
$ - - - - - - 600 800 1250 1850 2400 - -
1885 10C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 6800 - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 269
Low Grade: 60
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 69


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/1/2010 PCGS PF 64   Cameo Teletrade Auction 2898, 2898/Lot# 1399 $805.00
1/30/2011 PCGS PF 62   Goldberg January 30 - February 3, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 62/Lot# 1297 $391.00
11/7/2011 PCGS PF 64   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2011 November 7-9 US Coins Signature Auction - Beverly Hills Session(4), 1161/Lot# 7636 $747.50
2/22/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 1298 $3,290.00
3/10/2013 NGC PF 65   Cameo David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 742, 751/Lot# 748 $1,208.00
2/3/2014 PCGS PF 67   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1202/Lot# 5091 $6,462.50
2/16/2014 PCGS PF 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/16/2014, 174/Lot# 142042 $1,048.30


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1885 10C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1551671751831902012092202303571865941112413631673219724333486510455987360
1591701781851942042132232723572898901002120414661848227627844025526961850
0000002132232723572898901002120414661848227627844025526900
0000002162273153575779161063128315702022235431354565543300
1885 10C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base6767017257527798068338638939239549851092120614501799230225853817515874319588
68470973476178881584387390393396410211130128715661967239629964264591681500
00000084387390393396410211130128715661967239629964264591600
00000085388391394497510561168136916832134249134064711667300
1885 10C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base74577279882685488491594597710081042107611901312157119412472277040645466783410074
7547818078358648949259569871019105311141231139816942118257132014531625585810
0000009259569871019105311141231139816942118257132014531625500
0000009359669981031106511521271148518182295267136334999704500
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Grade: PF 69 CAMEO
Points: 17967
Owner: 49er
 
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