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PCGS Nos: 4863, 4897


Circulation strikes: 19,760,000
Proofs: 622

Designer: Charles E. Barber

Diameter: 17.9 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 2.5 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) just below the wreath on the reverse

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"1913-P is a high mintage, late date that was saved. This is common date in all respects."

"Both coins come nice as evidenced by their high pop in MS 66 and above."1

The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 19 MS-66's.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 5 PR-67's.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 2 PRCA-66's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
1. "The Complete Guide To Certified Barber Coinage" by David & John Feigenbaum

"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service