Gerry Fortin One Per Date Seated Dime Collection





Coin Details

Origin/Country: UNITED STATES
Design Description: DIMES - SEATED LIBERTY
Item Description: 10C 1888
Full Grade: NGC MS 67
Owner: Gerry Fortin

Owner Comments:

1888 Philadelphia

Mintage: 5,496,487
Obverse Dies: 19 Known

The 1888 Philadelphia coinage presents a host of varieties for the Seated Dime specialist. Three proof dies have been identified along with four significant misplaced dates. In addition, two repunched date varieties and a polished reverse die with multiple die pairings are available.

Plate Coin: Fortin 106, Misplaced Digits In Gown, Condition Census as Only Two Examples Certified at MS67 Level at Both PCGS and NGC, Glowing Luster Underlies a Melange of Cobalt-Blue and Gold-Beige Toning, and the Design Elements are Well Struck. Even Liberty's Head, Which is Often Softly Struck on 1888 Coinage, is Nicely Defined.

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