1796 10c PCGS VF25 (OGH)

Scarce Early Dime, Old Green Label

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #1051.
Closed On: Sunday, February 10, 2019 8:36 PM.
For: $5,850.

1796 10c PCGS VF25 (OGH)

DLRC #: 1659880 // PCGS #: 4461

An original example with a smooth surface free of contact marks and even wear. A late die state and an old holder. Very desirable as an early draped bust type coin with the small eagle reverse. This coin is important as the first US dime issue as well.

  • Category Dimes
  • Series Bust Dimes
  • Type Draped bust
  • Years for Type 1796-1797
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Dime
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Robert Scot
  • Composition 89% silver; 11% copper
  • Weight 2.7g
  • Edge Type Reeded
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1796 10c PCGS VF25 $5,250.00 04/23/2018
1796 10c NGC MS63 $24,000.00 10/25/2007
1796 10c NGC XF40 (JR-6, R.3) $11,000.00 01/19/2009
1796 10c NGC VF35 (JR-4) $4,200.00 07/25/2005
1796 10c NGC F12 $4,100.00 07/09/2018