Coin Specifications

Category: Roosevelt Dimes (1946-Date)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 108,640,000
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 2.5000g
ASW: 0.0723oz
Melt Value: $2.10 (8/10/2020)
Diameter: 17.9mm
Edge: Reeded
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1956 10C MS obverse 1956 10C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The large mintage of 1956(P) dimes has made Mint State survivors quite plentiful through MS 67, but the poor quality control typical of the Philadelphia Mint during the 1950s has left collectors very few pieces sharp enough to be certified as Full Torch.

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Last Updated: 5/29/2020

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1956 10C MS
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Base $ 1.75 1.80 1.85 1.90 1.95 2.00 2.25 2.50 2.75 3.00 3.50 4.00 5.00 10.00 15.00 20.00 50.00 525 - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 25.00 160 -
1956 10C MS FT
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20.00 30.00 100.00 325 5625 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 2441
Low Grade: 45
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 68

The chart showing 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, 68 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 8/4/2020 1956 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------1--23---53920713516947--2309
--------------1-230311--65
-----------------511---16
------------------4---4
Total------1--23---63920913867408--2394
 ------0%--0%0%---0%2%9%58%31%0%-- 
1956 10C MS FT
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--------------14226738---132
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-----------------1----1
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Total--------------14226838---133
 --------------1%3%17%51%29%--- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1956 10C MS FT
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base336669912162024282828371022889492124378560008100
34667910131721252828315916450813412678452367000
00000010131721252828315916450813412678452300
00000011151923272828348022672917323231526200
1956 10C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base366669912121620242424283272111357300936394935
46667910121317212424252945851931241321940710
00000010121317212424252945851931241321900
00000011121519232424273159982752125342900
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Grade: MS 68
Points: 3009
Owner: Bartdog
 
Grade: MS 68
Points: 3009
Owner: Davids5104
 
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