The standard 2015 Roosevelt dimes are made of a clad composition that contains 75% copper and 25% nickel. Clad proof dimes and silver proof dimes were also minted and they sell for more money. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.
The US minted several different dimes this year including the standard 2015 P dimes and 2015 D dimes as well as proof dimes and special edition proof silver dimes.
Proof coins are essentially coins that have more detail. They are minted on special planchets and it takes longer to produce them. They are specifically made for collectors so you won't find any in your spare change.
The 2015 W dime and the 2015 P reverse proof dime are special edition silver coins. They were sold as part of a three-coin set along with a proof silver dollar to commemorative the 7th anniversary of the March of Dimes Foundation. The reverse proof dimes have a brilliant mirror-like appearance.
Note: The mint mark can be found on the obverse side of each coin.
|2015 S Proof||San Francisco||662,854|
|2015 S Silver Proof||San Francisco||387,310|
|2015 W Silver Proof||West Point||74,430|
|2015 P Reverse Proof||Philadelphia||74,430|
The standard 2015 clad dimes in circulated condition are only worth their face value of $0.10. These coins only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition.
Both the 2015 P dime and 2015 D dime are each worth around $2 in uncirculated condition with an MS 65 grade.
The 2015 S proof dime is worth around $2.50 in PR 65 condition.
Silver Proof Dime
This coin is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $1.28 as of February 16, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.72 per ounce.
The 2015 S silver proof dime is worth around $5 in PR 65 condition.
The 2015 W silver proof dime is worth around $15 in PR 65 condition.
The 2015 P reverse proof silver dime is worth around $20 in PR 65 condition.
MS 65 gem uncirculated- There is strong luster and eye appeal. A few light contact marks may be present but they are barely noticeable.
PR 65 proof- There are no flaws to this coin. A few blemishes may be present.
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