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SERIES: Roosevelt Dimes 1950-1964
LEVEL: Year, MintMark, & Major Variety

1953 10C (Proof)

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PCGS PR68

PCGS PR67

PCGS PR67
PCGS #:
5228
Diameter:
17.90 millimeters
Designer:
John R. Sinnock
Weight:
2.50 grams
Edge:
Reeded
Mintage:
128,800
Metal Content:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Auction Record:
$460 • NGC PR69 • 1-8-2003 • Heritage
Rarity and Survival Estimates (Explain)
Grades Survival
Estimate 
Numismatic
Rarity 
Relative Rarity
By Type 
Relative Rarity
By Series 
All Grades 90,000 R-2.1 4 / 15 4 / 15
60 or Better 90,000 R-2.1 4 / 15 4 / 15
65 or Better 15,000 R-2.9 2 / 15 TIE 2 / 15 TIE
Condition Census (Explain) Show more rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR69 PCGS grade  
1 PR69 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
Condition Census (Explain) Show fewer rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR69 PCGS grade  
1 PR69 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  
3 PR68 PCGS grade  

Ron Guth: The 1953 Dime (a favorite of mine since it is from the year of my birth) is a common coin in most grades.  True Cameo examples are slightly scarcer, and become quite rare in grades above PR67.  Deep Cameo examples are very scarce to9ugh to locate, especially in PR65 and better grades.