Previous Date | Next Date | Seated Liberty Dimes by Date | Dimes by Type

1873-CC DIME -
With Arrowheads at Date
(compare with 1873-CC Dime - No Arrowheads at Date)

PCGS No: 4666


Circulation strikes: 18,791

Designer: Obverse by Thomas Sully, executed by Christian Gobrecht, modified by Robert Ball Hughes and James Barton Longacre, Arrows added by William Barber; Reverse by James Barton Longacre

Diameter: 17.9 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 39 grains (2.5 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "CC" (for Carson City, Nevada) below the ribbon bow on the reverse

The finest examples graded by PCGS are 23 VG-VF's.

Recent appearances:
VG-10.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 603 at $1,955.00

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