Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Dimes (1892-1916)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 792
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.68 (9/28/2020)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1893 10C PF obverse 1893 10C PF reverse
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Description & Analysis

The proofs of this year typically are found better preserved than many of 1892, due probably to the fact that they went almost entirely to numismatists who knew how to handle them properly.

Gems are fairly plentiful, though typically these show only partial or one-sided cameo contrast. Those displaying sufficient contrast to be certified as Cameo are more scarce, while Ultra Cameo pieces are very elusive.

The so-called 1893/2 proofs are now believed to be the result of a defective date punch, rather than true overdates, and NGC no longer certifies them as anything other than normal proofs.

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Last Updated: 6/19/2020

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1893 10C PF
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - 330 360 450 605 895 1450 1950 3950 8250 27500 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 1625 2200 - -
1893 10C PF CA
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 550 685 1050 1600 2200 6300 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - 1375 1850 2500 - -
1893 10C PF UC
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2800 - 3750 10900 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 260
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68

The chart showing 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series, 68 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 9/22/2020 1893 10C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------1121324454145223--197
---------------11112--6
-----------------2----2
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Total----------1121324464248235--205
 ----------0%0%1%6%12%22%20%23%11%2%-- 
1893 10C PF CA
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------11711101495--58
----------------1-32--6
----------------1-1---2
-------------------1--1
Total------------117111214138--67
 ------------1%1%10%16%18%21%19%12%-- 
1893 10C PF UC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------------131----5
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Total---------------131----5
 ---------------20%60%20%---- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1893 10C PF CA
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Base4154761021391832092342682953309301013120613751753219725854231556385158670
4561851141541922172452773075309581077126215011901232631344675654785670
0000002172452773075309581077126215011901232631344675654700
0000002262572863187309851142131916272049245636825119753100
1893 10C PF UC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base45598511515120122725529531784798010281290153129103110334553476370961610401
5068951271682102362683024948919961115137019912977318840125688745298780
0000002362683024948919961115137019912977318840125688745200
00000024628231067093610121203145124503043326746806029853400
1893 10C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base37506794127167190216248272304874949108813271649208724333427475677048372
415676105140175199227256283494899995116814341795220227643870573979270
000000199227256283494899995116814341795220227643870573900
0000002072372642936849241042124715421941231830964313672100
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Grade: PF 68 CAMEO
Points: 7531
Owner: Simpson
 
Grade: PF 68 CAMEO
Points: 6547
Owner: GAGE
 
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