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1875-CC DIME

PCGS No: 4673, 4674

Circulation strikes: 4,645,000

Designer: Obverse by Thomas Sully, executed by Christian Gobrecht, modified by Robert Ball Hughes, James Barton Longacre, and 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) below the ribbon bow on the reverse or below DIME (see Varieties)

Mintmark Within Wreath
Mintmark Below Wreath

The finest "Mintmark Below Wreath" examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-65's.

The finest "Mintmark Within Wreath" examples graded by PCGS are 13 MS-66's.

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