The 1800 Draped Bust dimes have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.
Type: Draped Bust Dime
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 89.24% silver, 10.76% copper
Silver Weight: .0774 oz.
Total Weight: 2.70 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.33
The US minted the 1800 dime with no mint mark. No other series were minted for this year.
This coin in circulated condition is worth a lot more than its weight in silver. But just for reference, the silver melt value for this coin is $1.33 as of May 24, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.19 per ounce.
The 1800 dime is worth around $325 in about good condition. In good condition the value is around $1,000. In very fine condition the value is around $2,750. In uncirculated condition the price is around $22,500 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $45,000.
About good- The coin can be identified.
Good- The date is readable. Liberty's bust is outlined but there is no detail.
Very fine- Only the left side of Liberty's drapery is weak.
MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.
MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.
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