Coin Specifications

Category: Mercury Dimes (1916-1945)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 28,080,000
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $1.31 (7/13/2020)
Diameter: 17.8mm
Edge: Reeded
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1927 10C MS obverse 1927 10C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

This issue enjoyed a fairly high mintage, as well as a high survival rate in Mint State. It is common in all grades through MS 65, and even Full Bands example are plentiful. This should not make collectors careless in selecting a coin for their collections. Instead, they should be picky about finding a 1927(P) dime that displays a complete strike from fresh dies.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/8/2020

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1927 10C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 3.50 3.75 5.00 7.00 8.00 15.00 16.50 20.00 25.00 32.00 40.00 50.00 60.00 100.00 155 300 1100 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 225 - - -
1927 10C MS FB
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 40.00 50.00 55.00 95.00 165 305 650 1665 7500 - -
$ - - - - - - - - 110 190 400 1000 4500 -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 606
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67

The chart showing PrAg series, G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 7/7/2020 1927 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base4433344151019-1130477446183---289
---------------1------1
------------------1---1
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Total4433344151019-1130477546184---291
 1%1%1%1%1%1%1%0%2%3%7%-4%10%16%26%16%6%1%--- 
1927 10C MS FB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------1-5123313793315---317
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Total----------1-5123313793315---317
 ----------0%-2%4%10%43%29%10%2%--- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1927 10C MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base121616162032506776891191431792202783955519201963211344187964
1316161724385670809912715519323931744767412682013288156000
0000005670809912715519323931744767412682013288100
00000061738510913516720625935649979716152063365000
1927 10C MS FB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base12161616203250677689119163201220304502974136328723406818914970
131616172438567080991341762072483706591104186630505000104490
00000056708099134176207248370659110418663050500000
000000617385109148188214276436817123323693228659500
1927 10C MS FBP
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base162020202437547685981271792202413305391034144230083560848315427
1720202128436179891081441932272714007041170196431925201107980
000000617989108144193227271400704117019643192520100
000000698294117162206234300469869130624863376684200
1927 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base91212121628455967811111311632012553665158651865200942387684
1012121320345062729111814217621929241663211981913275253870
0000005062729111814217621929241663211981913275200
00000054647610112415218823732946574815321961349500
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 515
Owner: tfickay
 
Grade: MS 64 FB
Points: 502
Owner: sc1quail
 
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