Are 1968 dimes made of silver?

Answer After the Coinage Act of 1965 passed, the United States Mint stopped producing silver dimes. The last run of silver dimes occurred in January 1966, but all silver dimes made between 1964 and 1966 b... Read More »

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Are mercury dimes made of silver?

The U.S. Mint struck Mercury dimes between 1916 and 1945. The coins comprise 90 percent silver and 10 percent copper with a net weight of .072 oz. pure silver. They were minted in Denver, Philadelp... Read More »

The Value of Mercury Silver Dimes?

The Mercury dime features Liberty with a winged head on the front and a fasces and olive branch on the reverse. The coin was designed by Adolph Weinman and coined by the U.S. Mint from 1916 to 1945... Read More »

What is the value of silver dimes?

The silver Roosevelt dimes, produced between 1946 and 1964, are worth between $1 and $16 to collectors, depending on the grade, according to the website Coinflation. For circulated coins, the value... Read More »

How many silver dimes weigh one ounce?

Silver dimes issued from 1873 to 1964 weigh 2.5 grams each. It takes 11 1/3 of these dimes to equal an ounce. The silver dimes are composed of 90 percent silver and 10 percent copper. Dimes release... Read More »