1885 10C MS66

CERTIFICATION#: 09113909
PCGS#: 4694

Owner's Comments

Mintage: 2,533,427
Obverse Dies: 11 Known

1885 Philadelphia dimes are considered a common date in all grades, but finding well struck examples in higher grades may be challenging. Possibly one of the tougher common dates in Mint State.

Plate Coin: Fortin 111, Green Holder, Well Struck Example with Light Gold Toning Throughout

Expert Comments

Diameter: 17.90 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 2,532,497 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 3,000 R-4.4 54 / 67 TIE 108 / 122 TIE
60 or Better 500 R-6.0 54 / 67 TIE 108 / 122 TIE
65 or Better 100 R-8.0 55 / 67 104 / 122

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade