Tag Archive for: Capped Bust Dimes

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Coin 165 – 1824. 4 over 2 Capped Bust Dimes NGC Proof 67

Coin Number 165 An extremely rare superb gem Proof from the Large Size dime period. This coin offers untouched surfaces, deep watery reflectivity in the fields and boldly bright frost on the devices. The design is by John Reich, a talented…
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Coin 166 – 1824. 4 over 2, JR-1 Capped Bust Dimes PCGS MS-66

Coin Number 166 This is an exceptional mint state example of the 1824/2 dime. It is one of the two finest graded by PCGS, and comes from the spectacular Pogue Collection. The surfaces are unmarked and toned with the most delightful traces of…
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Coin 167 – 1827, JR-12 Capped Bust Dimes NGC MS-65 Prooflike

Coin Number 167 A bright white coin that offers bold contrast between the frosty devices and reflective fields and one that certainly has the appearance of Proof, but apparently lacked some of the characteristics up close under scrutiny, and…
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Coin 168 – 1829 Capped Bust Dimes NGC MS-66+. Star

Coin Number 168 This is an example of the JR-2 variety, which is the Large 10 C. for the denomination, and the only appearance of this size of letter punch in 1829. Given the visual impact of this coin it certainly has the appearance of a Proof,…
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Coin 169 – 1829 Capped Bust Dimes NGC MS-66

Coin Number 169 JR-2, Large 10 C. Blazing bright white and lustrous, with a bold strike on all of Liberty's curls and the stars. Flashy white luster and a glittering gem. For the reverse, the eagle is standing on unseen ground, his wings outstretched.…
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Coin 170 – 1831, JR-3 Capped Bust Dimes PCGS MS-66+

Coin Number 170 Fully brilliant white and a coin of exceptional beauty. The strike is sharp on all the curls of Liberty and the surrounding stars. Incredibly the fields are just as perfect as Liberty's face and neck. Struck on the smaller closed…
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Coin 171 – 1834 Capped Bust Dimes PCGS Proof 67

Coin Number 171 John Reich-1. A fantastic superb gem proof of this early issue. The surfaces are pristine and the toning is elegant with deeper gold and russet at the rims, reddish to crimson in the dentils with the centers bright with silver…