The 1952 Roosevelt dimes have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1952 Dime

Specifications

Type: Roosevelt Dime
Year: 1952
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 1952 dime with no mint mark and also the 1952 D dime and 1952 S dime. You can find the mint mark on the front side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1952 Philadelphia 99,040,093
1952 D Denver 122,100,000
1952 S San Francisco 44,419,500

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 1952 dimes with no mint mark and the 1952 D dimes have similar values. In fine to extremely fine condition each coin is valued at around $2.50. In uncirculated condition the value is around $3.25.

The 1952 S dime is more rare and more valuable. In fine to extremely fine condition the value is around $3.25. In uncirculated condition the value is around $5.50.

Proof coins are available and they are each valued at around $35-45 when graded by a reputable grading company. Graded proof coins with a grade of PR 68+ will sell for more. The Philadelphia mint issued out only 81,980 collectible proof coins.


See also:

1953 Dime
1951 Dime
1950 Dime