1856-S 10C MS (PCGS# 4613)

2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1172

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1856-S 10C AU50 PCGS. This is the first year of dime production at the fledgling San Francisco Mint that opened just two years earlier. Mint records show a production of 70,000 pieces, but survivors are rare. This piece has pale gold and iridescent toning over light gray-brown surfaces. Population: 7 in 50, 13 finer (6/12). From The Color Collection.
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