The 1947 Roosevelt dimes have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1947 Dime

Specifications

Type: Roosevelt Dime
Year: 1947
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 2.25 grams
Total Weight: 2.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.29

The US minted the 1947 dime with no mint mark and also the 1947 D dime and 1947 S dime. You can find the mint mark on the front side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1947 Philadelphia 121,520,000
1947 D Denver 46,835,000
1947 S San Francisco 34,840,000

Value

The value in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The scrap silver value for this coin is $1.29 as of September 19, 2019. This scrap value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.83 per ounce.

The 1947 dime with no mint mark is valued at around $2.75 in fine to extremely fine condition. The 1947 D dime is valued at around $3.50 in fine to extremely fine condition. There is a lack of recent sales data for these coins in uncirculated condition.

The 1947 S dime is more rare. In fine to extremely fine condition the value is around $3.50. In uncirculated condition the value is around $10.


See also:

1948 Dime
1946 Dime