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Mercury Dimes FB with Major Varieties, Circulation Strikes (1916-1945): Garrow King Mercury Dime Collection

Garrow King Mercury Dime Collection

Current Statistics
Rank 61
GPA with Top Pop Bonuses 66.800
Complete 5.00%
Set Rating 3.976
%FB 100.00%
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About this set:  In the Summer of 1960 a friend showed me a copy of Yeoman's Red Book that sparked my interest in coin collecting. A few months later my parents gave me a Whitman Mercury Dime folder for my tenth birthday. Over the next two years I completed the board from pocket change. (The 16-D was a $60 gift from Mom and Dad.) I began this collection in 1974. From coin shops and shows I put together a partial set through the 70's and 80's. During the 90's I mixed raw coins with certified examples. In 2001 I decided to certify the raw coins and put together a PCGS set. My preferences are original coins, toned or white, with minimum marks. Visiting dealers, surfing the net, and walking the bourse is like searching through pocket change as a kid. By the way, I still have my original Whitman collection. This set was completed September 23, 2005. Best of good fortune to all of you as you continue the hunt!

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Garrow King Mercury Dime Collection
PCGS No.ItemDenomGradePCGS No. PopPCGS No. Pop HigherTotal PopTotal Pop HigherOwner's Comments
4935192110CMS64FB1181251181252006 David Lawrence Rare Coins
49371921-D10CMS64FB11995119952009 Northeast Numismatics
49811930-S10CMS66FB892689262004 David Lawrence's first auction
49911934-D10CMS66FB16355163552005 Heritage
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