1899 BARBER DIME
PCGS Nos: 4818, 4883
Circulation strikes: 19,850,000
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
Images courtesy of David
Lawrence Rare Coins
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Recent appearances at auction
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PCGS Proof-65 Cameo. Ex
– American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,”
Lot 364, illustrated, sold for $1,265.00 From the Luther A. Breck
year is similar to the 1898 issues. 1899-P comes well struck and is a
The finest Uncirculated
example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67.
The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-68.
The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-67.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 3 PRDC-67's.
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