Plenty of value is found in this Mercury and Roosevelt silver dime lot of (328). Headed up by (4) complete/near sets, this expansive collection represents more than 95% of all possible U.S. dime coins issued for the period 1916-1964.
1916-1945 Mercury Dime near set of (75/78) housed in a Whitman album. Condition ranges (80% GD to VF, 10% better, 10% lesser), including the semi-key date 1921 coin, which rates as (AG). The three absent coins are: 1916-D, 1921-D and 1942/41.
1946-1945 Mercury Dime near set of (72/79) housed in a Coin and Currency Institute album. Condition ranges (85% GD to XF, 15% lesser). The reason this set extends one coin more that the set listed above, is that this album includes a dated slot for a 1945 Micro S" example, which is filled with a corresponding coin. The seven absent coins are: 1916-D, 1919-S, 1921, 1921-D, 1924-S, 1928-D and 1942/1.
1946-1964 Roosevelt Dime complete set of (48) housed in a Whitman folder. Condition ranges (25% XF to AU, 75% GD to VF).
1946-1964 Roosevelt Dime near set of (37/48) housed in a Whitman folder, along with (21) duplicate dimes. Condition for these (58) total coins ranges (60% XF to BU, 40% GD to VF).
Mercury Dimes in individual coin huggers (17) range (FN to BU) with the majority presenting as very handsome examples with nice luster and pleasing detail definition. Featured dates are: 1925, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1930, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1940, 1941 (X2), 1942, 1943 (X2), 1944 and 1945.
Roosevelt Dimes in individual coin huggers (58) dating from 1946-1964. Condition ranges (70% XF to BU, 30% GD to VF).