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1963 DIME

PCGS Nos: 5126, 85126, 5238, 85238, 95238, 5224, 85224

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 123,650,000
Proofs: 3,075,645

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 30 MS-67's.

The finest Uncirculated Full Band examples graded by PCGS are 4 MS-66's.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 12 PR-70's.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 167 PRCA-69's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 163 PRDC-69's.

The finest Proof "Doubled Die" example graded by PCGS is a single PR-69.

The finest Proof Cameo "Doubled Die" example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-65.

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