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    Gold-Tinged PR68 1968 No S Dime
    Offered With Rest of Proof Set

    1968 10C No S PR68 NGC. In 1968, when proof U.S. coinage returned after a three-year hiatus, production was switched from Philadelphia to San Francisco. In accordance with the new mintmark regulations, an "S" was supposed to be placed on every obverse proof die, but it did not take long for the first slip-up to occur, and a small number of proof dimes were struck without the "S" mintmark and released to the public in proof sets. This is a complete proof set, the other four coins (cent, nickel, quarter, half dollar) in the now-opened government plastic case, the dime certified PR68 NGC and faintly gold-toned with a hint of obverse contrast.

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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