Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Dimes (1892-1916)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,000,000
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.20 (6/26/2017)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1909 S 10C MS obverse 1909 S 10C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The modest mintage of 1909-S dimes resulted in a coin which is elusive in all but the lowest grades and highly sought by series collectors. Unlike typical S-Mint dimes of the period, this issue is sometimes found a weakly struck. The coin illustrated is thus exceptional in this respect.

No varieties are known for 1909-S dimes, the repunched date reported by Walter Breen in his 1988 encyclopedia evidently being an example of strike doubling.




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Last Updated: 12/19/2016

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1909 S 10C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 16.00 32.00 100.00 140 215 335 355 390 525 575 660 725 1125 1625 2750 8750 13000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - 2100 - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 104
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 66


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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
6/1/1996 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 1996 May/June Long Beach Sale #157, 157/Lot# 6792 $1,430.00
12/18/1996 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 0903, 903/Lot# 1271 $2,889.00
11/5/2001 NGC MS 61   Teletrade Auction 1502, 1502/Lot# 1200 $414.20
3/26/2007 NGC XF 45   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 133, 138/Lot# 5759 $235.75
6/14/2011 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, 92/Lot# 2369 $1,840.00
9/4/2011 PCGS MS 63   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1001 $1,092.50
5/30/2012 NGC VF 25   Heritage Auctions 2012 May 30- June 3 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1171/Lot# 8088 $109.25
1/13/2013 NGC VF 25   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131304/Lot# 20942 $101.05
6/9/2013 PCGS AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/09/2013, 78/Lot# 110621 $797.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1909 S 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base106143186244314395544674783851946100511561294153121062699374755639450977610110
11815720526734144458771080588296510551202137317222303304843526858955898870
00000058771080588296510551202137317222303304843526858955800
00000063074682891498511051248145219142501339749578154966700
1909 S 10C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11513120146355165367469571573579386591611101345184327543675556359221171020500
1201542884925856606817027227548178829811188151121473061430456837851146400
000000681702722754817882981118815112147306143045683785100
0000006887087287748418991045126716772450336849345802978100
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2106
Owner: P.G.Savoie8 Collections
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 946
Owner: pulver set
 
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