1873-S H10C MS66

CERTIFICATION#: 06666632
PCGS#: 4405

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Ron Guth: On January 30, 2011, the editor of Stack's Rare Coin News wrote of a mini-hoard of 1873-S Half Dimes that had been discovered shortly before.  No details of the hoard were given, but four high-grade examples were offered for sale: three in PCGS MS-65 and one in PCGS MS-64+.

Diameter: 15.90 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 324,000 Weight: 1.24 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 1,250 R-4.9 22 / 28 65 / 79 TIE
60 or Better 350 R-6.3 21 / 28 TIE 65 / 79 TIE
65 or Better 35 R-8.8 18 / 28 TIE 47 / 79 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade
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1 MS66 PCGS grade  
1 MS66 PCGS grade  
1 MS66 estimated grade