The 1916 Barber dimes have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1916 Barber Dime

Specifications

Type: Barber Dime
Year: 1916
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 2.25 grams
Total Weight: 2.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.27

The US minted the 1916 Barber dime with no mint mark and also the 1916 S Barber dime. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1916 Philadelphia 18,490,000
1916 S San Francisco 5,820,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $1.27 as of October 17, 2019. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.54 per ounce.

The 1916 barber dime with no mint mark is worth around $4 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $10. In extremely fine condition the price is around $24. In uncirculated condition the price is around $125 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $225.

The 1916 S barber dime is worth around $4 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $10 and in extremely fine condition the price is around $24. In uncirculated condition the price is around $125 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $240.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1917 Dime
1916 Mercury Dime
1915 Dime