1950 S Roosevelt Dime
Coin Dealer Insight: Production ramped up a bit for the new decade with production just exceeding some 117 million dimes. 1950 also saw a couple of significant Doubled Die and repunch errors including the 1950 D DDR and the 1950 S/ Inverted S errors. This was also the first year Roosevelt proof dimes were produced, with production at the Philadelphia mint. Proof dimes were struck from 1950 through 1964 at Philadelphia.
Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $3.80-$35.00 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.
Estimated Value Based on Scale:
Mint: San Francisco
Production: 20,440,000 Roosevelt dimes were minted at the San Francisco mint in 1950.
Silver: This coin is 90% Silver with a silver weight of around .0723 troy ounce pure silver. The other 10% is copper having no significant intrinsic value.