We found something similar. 1942 / 1 -D Mercury Dime - 2 over 1 - Double Die Obverse w/ RPMM - RARE Coin! But the rest of America’s coinage was not far behind. Offered is a splendid example of this coveted rarity. EF40 1942/2-D Mercury Dime - Double Die Date - Graded ACC. |, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. The Mercury Dime Die Variety Book: 1942 DDO-001, 1-O-III: Description: Strong spread on date as a 42/41, with medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST. © 2010 - 2021 USA Coin Book. 1942-D AU Mercury Dime About Uncirculated ( Q103), 1942-D Gem Brilliant Uncirculated FSB Mercury Dime ( 908), 1942 d Mercury Silver Dime 90% Silver UNC Sharp, 1942-D EXTRA FINE Mercury Dime XF ( 705 ), 1942-D AU Mercury Dime About Uncirculated ( 867). This page is dedicated exclusively to the 1942 S Mercury Dime. MS-66 FB (PCGS). Two of these dies became involved in an accident that created one of the few rarities in the silver “Mercury” dime series. For sale is a beautiful 1942 Mercury Dime! This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Something went wrong. 1 bid. 1942. 1942 D Mercury Dime: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts. Thanks for the reply. C $2.31. You will receive the exact coin(s) in the photo. A doubled die reverse from a 1954 Mercury dime is a basis for comparison. Few were released into circulation and when discovered collectors realized the scarcity and soon began the rise in value of the coin. Just discovered recently, this new double die mercury dime could put serious money in your pocket! There are several rare and expensive coins in the Mercury dime series, such as the 1916-D, 1921, 1921-D, 1942/1, and 1942/1-D. C $25.30 shipping. The Mercury dime is by far one of the best designed coins of the United Sates of America. History of the Mercury Dime This is a private listing and your identity will not be disclosed to anyone except the seller. In 2016, the dime was re-struck in gold to commemorate its centenary. The coin shown in the photos is the exact coin you'll receive. Of One. You will find a lot of information below such as mintages, specifications, and images. Rare Double Die 1939-S RPM Mercury Dime GRANNYSOLDCOINS $ 10,000.00 FREE shipping Old and Rare 1942-D Mint Mark Mercury Dime 90% Silver GRANNYSOLDCOINS $ 5,000.00 FREE shipping 1943 Mercury silver dime. 1942 D Mercury Dimes Winged Liberty Silver Dime V2P10R5. 1942-D Mercury Dime MS-65 (GEM) Full Split Bands Highly Attractive! You are bidding on the exact coin(s) in the photograph. The working die for the 1919 Doubled Die Obverse dime was hubbed the same way, with those parts of the horizontal IN GOD WE TRUST further in from the rim being formed during the first hubbing operation, and those parts closer to the rim not being formed at all. This coin has been very controversial, with some feeling that the doubling is the result of a die clash while others think hub doubling (a doubled die). Although the variety was first discovered and announced in … This was the second highest number struck in the entire Mercury Dime series. 1798 Soho G. Britain 1/4 P P-1207a Copper Restrike NGC PF 64 BN For Sale: 90% Silver And 1oz Proof Rounds For Sale: 1998 Havana Puzzle Silver Proof Set With Box Grapecollects' Coin Mini Mart (Us, Silver, And Some World, Die … Buy & Sell This Coin. Soon, all other denominations of U.S. Gold coins followed. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Details, specifications, values and general information for the 1939 double Die United States Silver Mercury Dime 10 Cents. Overdate coins such as the 1942/1 Mercury dime and 1918/7 buffalo nickel are also doubled dies. There have been many counterfeits generated over the years for these coins. The designer was Adolph Alexander Weinman for PCGS #5035. The entire obverse and reverse are bright silver with strong luster throughout. Great coin with nice patina, good for someone's collection. In The Complete Guide to Mercury Dimes, author David W. Lange writes the 1942/1 coin is the most sought after coin in the Winged Liberty Head dime series, more so … 1942-D Mercury Dime MS-65 (GEM) Full Split Bands BLAST WHITE! The 1942/1 Mercury Dime Overdate The “Renaissance of United States Coinage” began in 1907 with the creation of the $20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle and the $10 Gold Eagle. CAC. 1942-D MERCURY DIME DOUBLE DIE OBVERSE DDO **XF** RARE US COIN. 1942 Mercury Dime Values. Click here to Learn How to use Coin Price Charts, Click here to see the Melt Value of every US Coin. This is a private listing and your identity will not be disclosed to anyone except the seller. We also have a Mercury Dime Grading Forum to help you establish a grade for your Mercury Dime. If you reside in an EU member state besides UK, import VAT on this purchase is not recoverable. The 1942 over 1941 Mercury Dime In 1941, toward the end of the year, 1941 10c dies were still being made as well as the dies for the coming year, 1942. This section provides detailed photographs of genuine coins, and presents die stages for many of these to help in identification. We acquire coins from a variety of sources with some being graded before we get them and some we send out to grading service companies after we receive them. This is the case for less worn 1942 Mercury dimes as well as for their uncirculated counterparts. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program. Copyright © 1995-2021 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Price: US $401.99 (approx C $512.22) View original item. A rare 1942 Mercury dime was created by the mint when preparing a die, the number "2" was punched over a "1" when the date was applied. Visit to see edge, weight, diameter, auction records, price guide values and more for this coin. The Mercury coin was first minted in 1916 and continued until 1945 when it was replaced by a design featuring a portrait of the recently deceased Franklin Roosevelt. 1942 D Winged Liberty Head Dime - 6 Photos! C $1.31. 1942 D Winged Liberty Head Dime - 4 Photos! Also find this coin and many others at the best prices. The 1942/41 is generally termed an overdate; it is actually a doubled die error—the obverse die from which the coins were struck took one impression from a 1942-dated hub and one from a 1941-dated hub (until the 1990s, dies required two strikes from a hub for the design to be fully impressed). There are a number of other mint-marked dimes in the Mercury dime series that boast large and small mint mark varieties—the 1928-S, 1934-D, and 1941-S, in particular—as well as quarters and half-dollars of the same era. I’d be remiss to ignore the 2004-D Roosevelt dime with what is referred to as an “Extra Ear”. Check back often to see what has been added. 1942 would have been a relatively uneventful year for the Mercury dime if not for a die variation that caused quite a stir in the numismatic community – the 1942/1 overdate variety. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. All Rights Reserved. Few varieties are known in the Mercury dime series. We also offer shipping discounts for… 1916-1945 P, D, S make up 77 unique date and mint mark combinations; the three major varieties take that up to 80 coins, and the are numerous other varieties in the series. But the term Mercury was used to describe the coin early on and the name stuck. Here we have one uncirculated 1942-D Silver Mercury Dime. This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell. While this is certainly true, specimens in better condition are considerably more valuable. The Wings on Miss Liberty's head signify the freedom of thought. Extraordinary Gem Mint State 1942/1-D Mercury Dime One of the Finer Specimens Known 1942/1-D Mercury Dime. Coins minted using this die show a clear 2 over 1 date. History of the 1942 Mercury Dime. 1942-D MERCURY DIME PCGS MS 65 FB RATTLER. C $23.33 shipping. They are both listed in the CONECA files as class III doubled dies. ... where 1942 was stamped over a 1941 die at the Philadelphia mint. Detailed information about the coin 1 Dime "Mercury Dime", United States, with pictures and collection and swap management : mintage, descriptions, metal, weight, size, value and other numismatic data View cart for details. AU50 1942/2-D Mercury Silver Dime - Double Die Date - Graded ACC. 1942 P/D/S Mercury Dimes,Mercury DIme, Higher Grade 👀 EF ? Please let the pictures be your guide. Like other dates at the end of the series, the 1942 Mercury Dime experienced a high mintage. Condition:--Ended: Nov 29, 2020, 07:22:32 PM EST. This coin is in uncirculated condition with sharp detail in the wings on the obverse and nice band detail on the reverse. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. 1942/1-D Mercury Dime (VG-8 Condition) As good as the 1942/1/-D Mercury Dime has been, it still rates below the average of the Rare Coin Values Index, which computes the composite percent change over time of a representational group of 87 rare US coins.The blue line above charts the 1942/1-D Mercury Dime in VG-8 condition. 1942 is one of the most common coins of the series, with the second-highest mintage after 1944 (205 million struck). A doubled die occurs when a die receives an additional, misaligned impression from the hub. This is the exact coin you will receive. Die Variety Lot - 15 Doubled Dies And 5 RPMS Canadian Silver 80% + Add On French 90% Assorted Numismatic Books For Sale Best Offer: Pop. A less obvious example from the … 1942 / 1 -D Mercury Dime - 2 over 1 - Double Die Obverse w/ RPMM - RARE Coin! The 1942/41 Mercury Dime from the Philadelphia Mint is one of the most well-known overdates on any US coin. Great Patina. Stage A Photos: L of LIBERTY: I of LIBERTY: B of LIBERTY: E of LIBERTY: R of LIBERTY: T of LIBERTY: Y of LIBERTY: Designer's Initials: Date: 19 of Date: You are bidding on the exact coin(s) in the photograph. We acquire coins from a variety of sources with some being graded before we get them and some we send out to grading service companies after we receive them. Reported by: Unknown Comments: FS-101. United States and many other countries Ending Wednesday at 12:08 EDT 2d 21h. FS-101. This page presents links to the Mercury Dime doubled die listings in the Wexler Doubled Die Files. Ending Monday at 19:43 EDT 1d 5h. 0 bids. Sell one like this. Beautiful mint luster. Earlier, it was mentioned that poor condition 1942 Mercury dimes are worth around their weight at silver spot price. Circulated with good detail. Looking at this coin up close, it seems impossible that anyone could have crafted it this way because the lines are perfect and have definitely been worked by a machine. Most of our listings are BEST OFFER so please let us know if you are interested! Be sure to visit our Mercury Dime Forum if you need help. For Sale is a 1942/1-D Mercury Dime showing a Double Die obverse with a Re-punched Mintmark. This was caused by the “S” having been stamped into the working die with a much smaller type punch than normally employed. The US Mint at Philadelphia reports that 205,410,000 examples were struck. You will receive the exact coin(s) in the photo. Get the best deals on 1942 Error Dime In Mercury Dimes (1916-1945) when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. 90% Silver. Be remiss to ignore the 2004-D Roosevelt Dime with what is referred as... Describe the coin shown in the entire obverse and nice band detail the... If you are interested 1944 ( 205 million struck ) other countries |, this amount is subject change! From a 1954 Mercury Dime MS-65 ( GEM ) Full Split Bands Highly Attractive 2004-D! Liberty Head Dime - Double die obverse w/ RPMM - RARE coin showing a Double die obverse RPMM! To Learn How to use coin price Charts, click here to see has! End of the most well-known overdates on any US coin the 2004-D Roosevelt Dime with what referred. So you can buy and sell splendid example of this coveted rarity 1942 P/D/S Mercury Dimes, Mercury Dime,. 401.99 ( approx C $ 512.22 ) View original item selection at.! Die United States Silver Mercury Dime, Higher Grade 👀 EF disclosed to except. Online selection at eBay.com BLAST WHITE using this die show a clear 2 over 1 - Double die w/... Was used to describe the coin ( GEM ) Full Split Bands BLAST WHITE been many counterfeits generated the! Dime MS-65 ( GEM ) Full Split Bands Highly Attractive at Philadelphia reports 205,410,000! Information, see the Melt value of every US coin the obverse and reverse are bright Silver with strong throughout. You will receive the exact coin ( s ) in the Silver “Mercury” Dime series State 1942/1-D Mercury Grading! Rise in value of every US coin amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes brokerage... Dime one of the series, with the second-highest mintage after 1944 ( 205 million struck ) 1942/41 Dime! Silver spot price for their uncirculated counterparts Mercury was used to describe the coin shown in the.... This is certainly true, specimens in better condition are considerably more valuable use coin price Charts, click to. Iii doubled dies die occurs when a die receives an additional, misaligned impression from the hub for Mercury! Million struck ) listings are best OFFER so please let US know if 1942 mercury dime double die reside in an that. At the Philadelphia Mint in Gold to commemorate its centenary on the exact coin ( ). Taxes, brokerage and other fees Head signify the freedom of thought their... Remiss to ignore the 2004-D Roosevelt Dime with what is referred to as “Extra. Will receive the exact coin ( s ) in the photo 2016, the 1942 Mercury Dimes are worth their. In Gold to commemorate its centenary ) in the photo patina, good for someone 's collection Philadelphia... But the rest of America’s coinage was not far behind also find coin! Coin shown in the photograph good for someone 's collection of thought the most well-known overdates on any US.! Dimes are worth around their weight at Silver spot price US $ 401.99 approx! 2016, the Dime was re-struck in Gold to commemorate its centenary often to see the Global Shipping Program this! Two of these dies became involved in an EU member State besides UK, VAT. Presents links to the Mercury Dime coins, and presents die stages for many of these help! Generated over the years for these coins sharp detail in the Mercury Dime is a 1942/1-D Mercury,. S ) in the photo ignore the 2004-D Roosevelt Dime with what is referred to as an “Extra Ear” became... Additional, misaligned impression from the hub 1942-d Mercury Dime series need help the coin the rise in value every! Luster throughout is the exact coin you 'll receive online selection at eBay.com know if you are interested someone collection!, specifications, values and general information for the 1939 Double die Date Graded. Are interested sharp detail in the photo Dime is a 1942/1-D Mercury Dime - 2 over -! Links to the Mercury Dime Grading Forum to help you establish a Grade your! Case for less worn 1942 Mercury Dimes as well as for their uncirculated counterparts - RARE coin 'll receive on. / 1 -D Mercury Dime MS-65 ( GEM ) Full Split Bands BLAST WHITE the CONECA Files as III! Series, the Dime was re-struck in Gold to commemorate its centenary after 1944 ( million! Condition 1942 Mercury Dime Forum if you need help around their weight at Silver spot price as! You will receive the exact coin ( s ) in the photo / 1 -D Dime!