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    Splendid 1938 Dime, MS68 Full Bands

    1938 10C MS68 Full Bands PCGS. It is seldom indeed that the happy combination of Full Bands definition coincides with the MS68 Superb Gem level of preservation, but when it does the results are extraordinary. Of the nearly 180,000 Mercury dimes certified at PCGS thus far, only 436 pieces are certified MS68 Full Bands, less duplicates. For the 1938 issue, this piece is one of eight MS68 Full Bands coins (2/09). The surfaces show delightful ice-blue, olive, and lilac shadings, with generous luster and essentially flawless surfaces, as expected. The strike is uniformly sharp throughout. A wonderful coin for a type or Registry Set.(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 5C9Y, PCGS# 5011)

    Weight: 2.49 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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