The 1877 Seated Liberty dimes have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.
Type: Seated Liberty Dime
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: .07234 oz.
Total Weight: 2.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.74
The US minted the 1877 dime with no mint mark and also the 1877 CC dime and 1877 S dime. The mint mark, when present, can be found on the reverse side of the coin.
|1877 CC||Carson City||7,700,000|
|1877 S||San Francisco||2,340,000|
This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $1.74 as of September 29, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $24.09 per ounce.
The 1877 dime with no mint mark and the 1877 S dime have similar values. Each coin is worth around $15 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $25 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $35. In uncirculated condition the price is around $150 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $250-300.
The 1877 CC dime is worth around $30 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $60 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $90. In uncirculated condition the price is around $280 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $650.
Proof coins with no mint mark are available and they are valued at around $600 each in PR 63 condition. There were 510 proof coins minted.
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.
PR 63 proof- This coin has reflective surfaces and only a few blemishes away from the major focal points. There are no major flaws.
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