1956 D Roosevelt Dime
Coin Dealer Insight: Apparently the Mint felt they had to make up for both the low production of 1955 dimes as well as the cessation of production at the San Francisco mint. Total production of dimes from the Denver and Philadelphia mints was an almost identical 108+ million which meant total production for 1956 was in excess of 217 million dimes.
Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $1.95-$20.00 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.
Estimated Value Based on Scale:
Production: 108,015,000 Roosevelt dimes were minted at the Denver mint in 1956.
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.