1889-S 10C MS64

CERTIFICATION#: 50014924
PCGS#: 4703

Owner's Comments

Mintage: 972,678
Obverse Dies: 7 Known

1889 San Francisco dimes are tough to locate in the lower circulated grades and become scarce in EF-AU. Mint State examples are infrequently seen. The Small S mintmarked examples are more available than the Medium S mintmark size.

Plate Coin: Fortin 108, Small S, Lustrous With Gold Toning Near Rims

Expert Comments

Diameter: 17.90 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 972,678 Weight: 2.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 1,000 R-5.0 36 / 67 TIE 76 / 122 TIE
60 or Better 75 R-8.2 30 / 67 TIE 60 / 122 TIE
65 or Better 5 R-9.7 17 / 67 TIE 36 / 122 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
2 MS65 PCGS grade  
5 MS64 PCGS grade