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1913 Barber Dime - Worth Purchase?

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 Posted 11/04/2013  09:30 am Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add supgog to your friends list Get a Link to this Message

Not my coin or pictures.

Seller claims it to be UNC, but I'm not sure based on these pics.

I'd like to ask for better photos, although last time I did so on a coin, someone saw the better photos before I did, and bought it.

Coin is listed for 70$, making it a loss if AU and a great price if indeed MS.

Any thoughts before I address the seller ?
(personally, I don't think it's UNC).


Thanks for looking .






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 Posted 11/04/2013  11:25 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add kanga to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Common date coin.
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Wait for one with better pictures.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  11:56 am  Show Profile Check zxcccxz's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add zxcccxz to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
^That^ Coin seems borderline but I don't think it's MS.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  12:49 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add arianzo to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
At least the seller is giving for free another silver coin.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  4:02 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add dsfreeworld to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
obverse looks to have a few disparaging marks for an MS coin. scans are tough to call but I would steer away and wait
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 Posted 11/04/2013  4:35 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add matthewvincent to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Sorry, but I also do not like it. The obverse marks are not serious but they are too numerous.
And the forehead hair detail; for a Philadelphia coin it should be stronger.
I agree: wait for a better example.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  4:41 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add westernsky to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Looks cleaned. Pictures may be crappy for a reason.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  5:47 pm  Show Profile Check SsuperDdave's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add SsuperDdave to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I don't like this one as MS due to obverse details (hair above the head), and what I see on the neck scares me.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  8:39 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Joseph7420 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I don't think MS, more like AU-55 or 58.
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 Posted 11/04/2013  9:03 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add panzaldi to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Lighting could be hiding a lot here. I'd pass w/o better pics
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 Posted 11/05/2013  01:11 am  Show Profile Check solotime's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add solotime to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'm saying AU-58.
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