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1952 DIME

PCGS Nos: 5100, 85100, 5227, 85227, 95227

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 99,040,093
Proofs: 81,980

Designer: John R. Sinnock

Diameter: 17.9 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 38.6 grains (2.50 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA) just to the left of the base of the torch on the reverse

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Notes:
The finest Uncirculated non-Full Band examples graded by PCGS are 26 MS-67's.

The finest Uncirculated Full Band examples graded by PCGS are 6 MS-67's.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 26 PR-68's.

The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-69.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-68.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service