Also a main character in an old, old TV show about a place that almost never existed. $6.06 well above its $2.00 minimum silver value. Value of this 1942 dime is in the range of . Bid history: 13 bids (view) Time left: Ended (Sun, Nov 29, 2020 05:16:08 PM Pacific Time) Winning bidder: bidder 6: Winning bid: GC Item ID: 909881. If you think you have this overdate dime it will have both a “1” and a “2” as the last digit of the date. C $21.05 shipping. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. $2,490.50 $77.10. It's easy! Uncirculated 1942 Philadelphia Mint Silver Mercury Dime $0.99. 1942 Inverted S Mercury Dime . I’ve just started and was more interested in collecting some silver. The Mercury dime set has been seen by many as basically a one-coin set. The 1942 42 over 41 Overdate Error (1942/1-P) was one of the major errors in the silver Mercury Dime series. The value of a Mercury Dime varies significantly depending on its year of mintage, mintmark and condition. Get the best deals on 1942 1 Mercury Dime when you shop the largest online selection at To be certain your coin is genuine, and to greatly increase its marketability, you should have it authenticated and certified as to grade by one of the independent third-party grading services such as the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) or Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). Pricing depends on destination, we will take the most cost effective option any where in the USA Plus insurance! Between each impression, the unfinished die must be heated in a process called annealing. 1942 Mercury Dime NGC Proof-66 CAC (Toned) Bid history: 32 bids (view) Time left: Ended (Sun, Dec 06, 2020 05:02:24 PM Pacific Time) Winning bidder: bidder 9: Winning bid: GC Item ID: 912886. 1942 D Mercury Dime: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts. A 1941 die and a 1942 die had both received their first stamping; now both dies were being annealed. But it has been fun learning about each coin I’ve bought. 1942 Mercury Dime, Silver, Brilliant Uncirculated, Full Bands $25.0. To make a die able to strike coins, the design must be stamped into it twice by a master die or Hub. Price: US $29.99. C $3.81. Lastly, we’ll take a look at a counterfeit 1942/41-P dime. Started by This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell. To me, the coin doesn’t look right for a 1942/1-D. As compared to the linked example below, yours doesn’t appear to display the doubling at the base of the 4. We welcome longtime collectors, as well as brand new ones and non-collectors. Member; 2 posts; Joined: December 7, 2020; Share; Posted December 7, 2020. For one, the condition of the coin means everything. Below is an example of a genuine Philadelphia 1942/41 Mercury dime, along with a close-up of the date. Can someone more experienced give me an opinion on what to do from here? Should I get my coin collection appraised? Pictured is a very nice example, with bright luster, few marks and a welcome addition to any Mercury dime collection. Sign up for a new account in our community. You may also submit your coins through an authorized dealer. Detail of 1942 over 1941 Mercury Dime The 1942-D overdate will have the “2” in “1942” almost completely over the “1” and the “D” mintmark will have been repunched, that is stamped over a “D” that was placed in the wrong position. This page is dedicated exclusively to the 1942 Mercury Dime. View Charts. The “2” will be mostly to the right of the “1.” See the image below. But it has been fun learning about each coin I’ve bought. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 65 can sell for around $10,000. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Palladium. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,500 for coins with an MS 60 grade. DoSomething410. 0 bids. American forces under the command of General Dwight Eisenhower seized control of French North Africa. Pricing the 1942 Mercury Dime. Conder101 is correct in his assessment. Condition:--not specified “ Please decide condition and grade from photos. 4340 Posts. Those with a wider view might point out that there are the 1942/41 and 1942/41-D, but these are overdates and don’t have to be included in a regular set. If you are trying to get a better idea of what you might be asked to pay for a graded Mercury Dime, there are a few things you must think of first. You will find a lot of information below such as mintages, specifications, and images. 1942-D Mercury Dime-Scarce High Grade Luster #V4554 $3.99 . 1942 10C Mercury Dime, CLIPPED PLANCHET ERROR (59360) Item Information. mercury dime; 9 posts in this topic. I73 USA 1942 Mercury Dime Encased American Museum of Atomic Energy $2.25. up for your sale is a 1942 mercury silver dime. We also have a Mercury Dime Grading Forum to help you establish a grade for your Mercury Dime. Buy & Sell This Coin. Thank you for the responses. Be sure to visit our Mercury Dime Forum if you need help. Counterfeit 1942/41 Mercury Dime. At least I’m learning. Silver. Uncirculated pieces are very scarce and are worth more than $1500. If its infact what I believe it is and how I should go about selling it? 1942 10C Mercury Dime, CLIPPED PLANCHET ERROR (59360) Sign in to check out Check out as guest . 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. Author: Replies: 15 / Views: 10,976 : macmercury. Description: 1942 Mercury Dime Condition: YES WE SHIP ALL COINS. Large quantities of these Proofs are available for collectors (PCGS alone has certified obver 5,700 examples alone as of June 2015) in a wide variety of grades. The error from the Philadelphia Mint is far more noticeable than the same one at the Denver Mint. Two of these dies became involved in an accident that created one of the few rarities in the silver “Mercury” dime series. Also, what looks like a possible digit 1 extends too far beneath the bottom of the 2 in the date and the shape of the 2 in the date looks off. It’s worth at least $400 in average circulated condition. Very few varieties are known in the Mercury dime series. 1942 Mercury Dime NGC Proof-66 . $2,150.00 Lot of 3 MERCURY DIMES LIBERTY HEAD 1942 P, 1943 P, 1944 P - SILVER $8.0. This coin is not altered but rather the entire piece is not genuine. Coin dies are made in stages. And an opinion on if it is indeed a 42 over 41? or Best Offer. This error apparently occurred twice, and by mere chance one of those two dies was shipped to Denver. the coin you see is the one you will receive. It is also one of the most identifiable and prominent errors in all US coins. DoSomething410, December 7, 2020. Call Us: 800.375.9006 Live Chat. Find out why the 1942 version is one of the most interesting and valuable. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. I’ve just started and was more interested in collecting some silver. any questions please ask before purchasing/bidding. So I’ve been buying a few on EBay. 1943 Mercury Dime-Scarce … I’m up to just over $5 face value now. Gold. When the dies were returned to receive their second stamping, the dies were accidentally switched. Welcome to the forum. NGC gets a lot of these would-be overdates that are just the products of worn dies. In 1941, only one major variety is recognized: a 1942 overdate error.As shown in the below picture, the date on this variety seems to have both a 1 and a 2 at the end. For a US Mint error, this Mercury dime is an excellent example of how intriguing the end result can be. $1,907.10 $8.20. The die’s first impression came from a 1941-dated hub, while the second was from a 1942.