The 1867 Seated Liberty dimes have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1867 Dime

Specifications

Type: Seated Liberty Dime
Year: 1867
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 0.0723 oz.
Total Weight: 2.49 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.52

The US minted the 1867 dime with no mint mark and also the 1867 S dime. The mint mark, when present, can be found on the reverse side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1867 Philadelphia 6,000
1867 S San Francisco 140,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $1.52 as of October 04, 2022. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $21.04 per ounce.

The 1867 dime with no mint mark is worth around $850 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $1,800. In extremely fine condition the value is around $2,000. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,500 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $2,750.

The 1867 S dime is worth around $125 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $400. In extremely fine condition the value is around $725. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,750 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $4,250.

Proof coins with no mint mark are available and they are each valued at around $600 in PR 63 condition. There were 625 proof coins minted.

Grading System

Good- The word "LIBERTY" on the shield is not readable. The letters and the date are readable.

Very fine- The word "LIBERTY" on the shield is readable, but certain letters are faint.

Extremely fine- Both the word "LIBERTY" and the edges on the scroll are distint.

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.

 

Sources:

The Red Book