Owner's Comments

Mintage: 1,720,000
Obverse Dies: 8 Known

I believe 1888 San Francisco dimes to be common in the lower circulated grades but becoming scarce in EF or better. Fairly underrated in AU and Mint State grades.

Eight obverse and reverse dies have been documented at www.seateddimevarieties.com.

Plate Coin: Fortin 103, Ahwash 2, Doubled Die Reverse, Rose Toning Throughout
Diameter
17.90 millimeters
Designer
James Barton Longacre
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
1720000
Weight
2.50 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
34
Pop Lower
79
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 1000 R-5.0 36 / 67 TIE 76 / 122 TIE
All Grades 80 R-8.2 30 / 67 TIE 60 / 122 TIE
60 or Better 15 R-9.3 31 / 67 TIE 67 / 122 TIE

Condition Census

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

Heritage 2/2016:3159, $9,987.50 - Heritage 11/2016:5198, $10,575

2 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
5 MS65 PCGS grade