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1900-S BARBER DIME

PCGS No: 4823

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 5,168,270
Proofs: 0

Designer: Charles E. Barber

Diameter: 17.9 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 2.5 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco) just below the wreath on the reverse

Notes:
"1900-S is the last of the three Philippine dates. Fortunately, with its high mintage over one hundred certified unc's are available. This date is usually well struck and has nice luster. Some examples are semi-proof-like."

The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The Complete Guide To Certified Barber Coinage" by David & John Feigenbaum
 
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service