1898 BARBER DIME
PCGS Nos: 4815, 4882
Circulation strikes: 16,320,000
Designer: Charles E. Barber
Diameter: 17.9 millimeters
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%
Weight: ±2.5 grams
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) just below the wreath on the reverse
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PCGS Proof-67. Ex
– American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,”
Lot 362, illustrated, sold for $3,795.00
Proof-66 Deep Cameo. Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s
“The Classics Sale,”
July 25, 2003
, Lot 363, illustrated, sold for $2,070.00 From the Luther A.
1898-P&S come well struck."1
The finest Uncirculated
examples graded by PCGS are 4 MS-67's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-68's.
The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-68.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-67.
Sources and/or recommended
1. "The Complete Guide To Certified Barber Coinage" by David &
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service