1908 BARBER DIME
PCGS Nos: 4846, 4892
Circulation strikes: 10,600,000
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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"[Most coins of this date] have nice luster, but the 1908-S tends to be "brighter.""1
The finest Uncirculated
examples graded by PCGS are 14 MS-66'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-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