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1923 Mercury Dime, Grade?

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 Posted 08/15/2020  02:41 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add KYCopperCoins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
The luster is actually pretty solid on this coin, not the brightest I've ever seen but i'd say mid range, which may be due to the toning.

Still too lazy to send off the 1915 buff...with the way the post office has been I've been semi afraid to mail much right now.
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 Posted 08/15/2020  07:48 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add sel_69l to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 08/15/2020  07:48 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add T-BOP to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU-58 FSB , looks like an old cleaning and since retoned .
Reverse has a lot of hair line scratches associated with a rough cleaning .
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 Posted 08/15/2020  08:00 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add keith12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU-50 Not sure about FSB
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 Posted 08/15/2020  09:05 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ham1947 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'm at AU something. Cannot tell if the top band is completely split. No FSB.
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 Posted 08/15/2020  09:13 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'll say AU-58.
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 Posted 08/15/2020  10:29 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add smat45 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'll give her MS60 FB
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 Posted 08/15/2020  10:35 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add panzaldi to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU55 maybe 58. TPG's only look at center band for FB/FSB designation. I want all three bands. based on TPG I think they would give it a FB designation not FSB as the center band appears to be a little too flat
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 Posted 08/15/2020  6:01 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ty2020b to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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Still too lazy to send off the 1915 buff...with the way the post office has been I've been semi afraid to mail much right now.


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 Posted 08/15/2020  7:03 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add macmercury to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
1923 Philly has large mintage, and most can be found in MS grades.

This one AU-55 FSB.

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 Posted 08/27/2020  2:29 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add IndianGoldEagle to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice AU-58.
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 Posted 08/27/2020  2:45 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ty2020b to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Was this one slabbed? Curious what it was graded.
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 Posted 08/27/2020  8:51 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add KYCopperCoins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nope, didn't send it off. Although the buffs have been sitting in chicago via usps for the last 5 days...registered mail, ugh.
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 Posted 08/27/2020  9:23 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ty2020b to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Gotcha!

The pair of 1915's?!
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 Posted 08/31/2020  11:14 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add KYCopperCoins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yep, finally got delivered to PCGS @Ty2020b, shipped out 29 coins I believe, looking forward to the results!
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