Dimes

Societies

Encyclopedias

Type PCGS
CoinFacts
NGC Coin
Explorer
Breen's Proof
Encyclopedia
Other Wikis
Coinpage WikiCoins PCGS Wikipedia
Draped Bust Draped Bust NGC CoinPage WikiCoins Small Eagle
Heraldic Eagle
Wikipedia
Capped Bust Capped Bust Breen WikiCoins Large Dentils
Small Dentils
Liberty Seated PCGS NGC Breen CoinPage WikiCoins No Stars
No Drapery
With Drapery
Arrows at Date
Legend
Legend and Arrows
Barber PCGS NGC Breen CoinPage WikiCoins PCGS
Mercury PCGS NGC Breen CoinPage WikiCoins PCGS
Roosevelt PCGS NGC Breen Roo Research CoinPage WikiCoins Silver
Clad

Grading

Type Photograde NGC Grading Coin Help Other
Draped Bust Small Eagle
Heraldic Eagle
NGC Coin Help
Capped Bust Large Size
Small Size
Large Size
Small Size
Coin Help
Liberty Seated PCGS NGC Coin Help
Barber PCGS NGC Coin Help BCCS
Mercury PCGS NGC Coin Help Full Band
CoinGrading : PCGS
Roosevelt PCGS NGC Coin Help Full Torch
NGC : PCGS : PCGS

Current Pricing

Type PCGS NGC Redbook Numismedia Heritage Historical Auction Prices Realized
PCGS NGC Other
Draped PCGS NGC Redbook Numismedia Heritage PCGS NGC Heritage

E-bay Upcoming

E-bay Completed
Capped PCGS NGC Redbook PCGS
Seated PCGS NGC Redbook Circ Strike
Proof
Heritage PCGS NGC
Barber PCGS NGC Redbook Circ Strike
Proof
Heritage PCGS NGC
Mercury PCGS NGC Redbook Mercury
Proof
Full Band
Heritage Historical PCGS NGC
Roosevelt PCGS NGC Redbook Circ Strike
Full Torch
Proof
Heritage PCGS NGC

Population Reports

Type PCGS Certified NGC Certified CAC Certified
Draped PCGS NGC Small Eagle
Large Eagle
Capped PCGS Large Size
Small Size
Seated Liberty PCGS NGC No Stars
No Drapery
Drapery
Arrows
Legend
Legend & Arrows
Barber PCGS NGC CAC
Mercury PCGS NGC CAC
Roosevelt PCGS NGC

Articles

Varieties

Counterfeit Information

Type Date Common Counterfeit
BustVarious DatesElectrotype
Liberty SeatedVarious DatesContemporary Counterfeits
Liberty Seated1853Alteration - Removed Arrows
Liberty Seated1871-74CCAlteration - Added CC
Liberty Seated1885-SAlteration - Added S
BarberVarious DatesAlteration - Added Mint Marks
Mercury1916-DAlteration - Added Mint Mark
Mercury1921Alteration - Change 1941 to 1921
Mercury1921-DAlteration - Change 1941 to 1921
MercuryVarious DatesAlteration - Added Mint Marks
Mercury1942/1Alteration - Added Digit
Mercury1942/1-DAlteration - Added Digit

Essential Reference Books

  1. Ahwash, Kamal M., 1977. Encyclopedia of United States Liberty Seated Dimes 1837-1891. Kamah Press.
  2. Ambio, Jeff, 2009. Collecting & Investing Strategies for Barber Dimes. Zyrus Press, Irvine, CA.
  3. Breen, Walter, 1988. Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins. Doubleday/FCI Press, New York, NY.
  4. Davis, David J; Russell J. Logan; Allen F. Lovejoy; John W. McCloskey; and William J. Subjack, 1984. Early United States Dimes 1796-1837. John Reich Collectors Society, Ypsilanti, MI.
  5. Feigenbaum, David & John, 1999. The Complete Guide to Certified Barber Coinage. DLRC Press, Virginia Beach, VA.
  6. Flynn, Kevin, 2002. The Authoritative Reference on Roosevelt Dimes. Brooklyn Gallery Coins and Stamps, Brooklyn, NY.
  7. Flynn, Kevin, 2004. The Authoritative Reference on Barber Dimes. Brooklyn Gallery Coins and Stamps, Brooklyn, NY.
  8. Greer, Brian, 1992. The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Dimes. DLRC Press, Virginia Beach, VA.
  9. Lange, David W., 2005. The Complete Guide to Mercury Dimes, 2nd Edition. DLRC Press, Virginia Beach, VA.
  10. Lawrence, David, 1991. The Complete Guide to Barber Dimes. DLRC Press, Virginia Beach, VA.
  11. Wexler, John A. & Kevin Flynn, 1999. Treasure Hunting Mercury Dimes. Stanton Printing & Publishing, Savannah, GA.