Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Dimes (1892-1916)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,339,940
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.23 (11/24/2017)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1893 10C MS obverse 1893 10C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

A mintage of more than three million pieces was generous for the year 1893, yet it would come to look quite modest just a few years later. Despite the fact that numerous die pairs were required, no varieties have yet surfaced.

Lacking first-year-of-issue status, the survival of 1893(P) dimes in Mint State was a matter of chance. This date is certainly not rare, and a fair number of gems have been certified. Only a small handful are known in the upper grades.

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Last Updated: 12/19/2016

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1893 10C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 7.00 13.00 22.00 29.00 50.00 75.00 85.00 95.00 145 165 185 210 265 350 1000 1675 9750 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - 575 1150 3000 11500 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 294
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 67


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1/14/1998 NGC MS 63   Teletrade Auction 1015, 1015/Lot# 1312 $130.80
4/7/2001 NGC MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2001 April Indianapolis, IN (CSNS) Bullet Sale #257, 257/Lot# 319 $1,897.50
2/19/2007 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 127, 132/Lot# 575 $138.00
3/31/2013 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131315/Lot# 22821 $129.25
7/11/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 July 11 - 14 US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Session(5), 1187/Lot# 7625 $329.00
6/29/2014 PCGS MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 191911 $1,600.00
11/6/2015 NGC MS 66   Stack's Bowers November 2015 Baltimore, 6110/Lot# 22167 $3,525.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1893 10C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base37507294127171194220285330386426448471512676144721213340608263186560
415779105141178202241300348399433455484566933167125274254616063980
000000202241300348399433455484566933167125274254616000
0000002112633153674124404634986211190189629335168623900
1893 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base32456385115155179201265304360395415437477631136920173194585360826318
36517095128163186222278322371401422450528877158524094080592961600
000000186222278322371401422450528877158524094080592900
0000001932432913413834084294635791123180128014966600500
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 1369
Owner: erwindoc
 
Grade: MS 65
Points: 1369
Owner: Srotag
 
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