1866 HALF DIME
PCGS Nos: 4388, 4449, 84449,
Circulation strikes: 10,000
by Thomas Sully, executed by Christian Gobrecht, modified by Robert Ball
Hughes, modified by James B. Longacre; Reverse by James B. Longacre
Silver - 90%
Other - 10%
grains (±1.2 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below DIME on the reverse
Proof-63. Ex - Bowers and Merena
Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 565
NGC Proof-63. Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M.
LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1481 sold for $414.00
NGC MS-65. Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June
28-29, 2001, Lot 249, illustrated, sold for $2,300.00
PCGS MS-62. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000
Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6906, not illustrated, sold for
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-67's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-67's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 2 PRCA-64's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo
example graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-65.
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin