Mercury Dimes FB Short Set, Circulation Strikes (1940-1945)

Number of
Required Items
18
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
71.516
A Short Set of Mercury Dimes with Full Bands does not appear to be a major challenge, except for one coin. For some reason, the 1945-P is a significant rarity with Full Bands. While as a simple date it is dirt common, finding a Full Bands example is anything but easy. In thirty years, PCGS has certified only about 120 examples. That's a average of only about four per year! And while for many 18th and 19th century rarities that may seem like a lot, for a set as popular as Mercury Dimes, it is downright RARE. Good luck.

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.

All-Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete % FB GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Gerald Forsythe 2010 2011 2012 2013 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 UPDATED 100.00% 100.00% 70.19 R 71.09 71.09
2 D. L. Hansen UPDATED 100.00% 100.00% 70.09 70.69 70.69
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3 Joshua II 2006 2007 2008 2009 100.00% 100.00% 69.84 R 70.09 70.09
4 cmcnutt 2014 100.00% 100.00% 69.81 R 70.06 70.06
5 s.hallett 100.00% 100.00% 69.75 R 69.94 69.94

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete % FB GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 D. L. Hansen UPDATED 100.00% 100.00% 70.09 70.69 70.69
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2 remumc 100.00% 100.00% 69.75 69.88 69.88
3 Buckeye's Blast White FB Mercs 100.00% 94.44% 69.58 69.73 69.73
4 daning 100.00% 94.44% 69.47 69.53 69.53
5 jwinter 100.00% 100.00% 69.19 69.19 69.19
6 QuattroCoins 100.00% 94.44% 69.08 69.11 69.11
7 Larry K's MD FB Short Set 100.00% 94.44% 69.06 69.06 69.06
8 lannyreese 100.00% 100.00% 69.03 69.03 69.03
9 Ugly Ken's Pretty Ladies 100.00% 94.44% 68.97 69.00 69.00
10 RmanMercShortFB 100.00% 94.44% 68.97 68.97 68.97
10 RJM's Short -N- Sweet Mercury Collection 100.00% 94.44% 68.97 68.97 68.97
12 jbw 100.00% 94.44% 68.94 68.94 68.94
jbw
12 FinestCents 100.00% 94.44% 68.94 68.94 68.94
14 Cuyuna 100.00% 94.44% 68.91 68.91 68.91
15 Mac & Sally's Mercurys. Short Set 100.00% 94.44% 68.88 68.88 68.88
16 The Byram Lake Collection 100.00% 94.44% 68.84 68.84 68.84
17 jimblasius 100.00% 94.44% 68.81 68.81 68.81
18 lostmountainman 100.00% 94.44% 68.75 68.75 68.75
19 seated.org 100.00% 83.33% 68.69 68.69 68.69
19 Aquila'smercs 100.00% 94.44% 68.66 68.69 68.69

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