As of May, 2024, a 1860 Dime in uncirculated specimen can be valued between $550.00 and $20,000.00, depending on its grade and strike quality.

Looking back at auction records, the highest price was achieved by a Mint State grade that was hammered at $15,862.50 in the 01/27/2022 by renowned auctioneer Legend Rare Coin Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: James Barton Longacre
Edge: Reeded
Diameter: 17.90 millimeters
Weight: 2.48 grams
Mintage: 1,000
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Series: Liberty Seated Dimes 1837-1891

1860 Dime (Proof) – Price Chart

If you are aware of your coin’s grade, refer to the following chart to determine its value:


If you are unsure of the grade, you can assess it based on the coin’s condition. More detailed information here.

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
Mint State550.0020,000.003,513.33

Please note that the estimated values are derived from the latest data in the PCGS Price Guide and are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. We strongly recommend reviewing actual auction records, which can be filtered by grade. For further insights, refer to our analysis report, which is based on these data.

Also, there are multiple versions of the 1860 Liberty Seated Dime. We recommend checking the values of these coins as well to ensure a comprehensive assessment.

Coin NameMin Circulated Price($)Max Circulated Price($)Min Uncirculated Price($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1860-S Dime (Regular Strike)50.002,500.003,000.0050,000.00
1860-O Dime (Regular Strike)700.0025,000.0085,000.00235,000.00
1860 Dime (Regular Strike)20.00275.00300.0052,500.00
1860 Dime, CAM (Proof)N/AN/A1,000.0020,000.00

Coins listed have various mint marks and designations indicating where they were minted and if they are special strikes. To learn more about what the different mint marks and designations mean, please refer to our Mint Mark Chart and Coin Designation Reference Chart.

1860 Dime (Proof) – Auction Chart & Report

This tool is very user-friendly. Simply select the coin grade, and our system will provide detailed information including:

  • Lowest Sale Price
  • Highest Sale Price
  • Average Sale Price
  • Most Recent Sale Price
  • Number of Sales
  • Sales Volume

You can also select different time periods for your query: 1 month, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, or All time, with the default set to All time.

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Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1860 Dime (Proof) coin across various grades from MS-61 to MS-68. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-68 having the highest max price $15,862.50.

Within each grade, there is also variability in prices, likely due to factors like specific coin characteristics or market conditions at time of sale. Overall, the chart illustrates how coin grade is a key driver of value for this particular 1860 Dime (Proof).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1860 Dime (Proof) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 59.22% share, followed by Stack's Bowers / David Lawrence RC with 9.71% / 6.80% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1860 Dime (Proof) coin over the years. This visual representation traces the coin's value fluctuations, illustrating periods of increase, decrease, or stability in its average auction price.

Such a historical view is indispensable for collectors, investors, or researchers who are keen on comprehending the market dynamics and the coin's value trend over an extended period.

Raw Auction Records

Here are the lasted auction records from the auction history of the past years. You can filter these records by coin grade.

GradeGrade SourceSellerPrice($)Sold Date
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,082.4012/21/2022
MS-65PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers900.0009/28/2022
MS-68PCGSLegend Rare Coin Auctions15,862.5001/27/2022
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions660.0010/04/2021
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions5,520.0004/25/2021
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions690.0001/06/2021
MS-64NGCDavid Lawrence RC706.0001/03/2021
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,080.0009/20/2020
MS-63PCGSDavid Lawrence RC550.0005/10/2020
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,200.0004/01/2020
MS-61PCGSStack's Bowers360.0003/25/2020
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC725.0006/30/2019
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions609.6006/12/2019
MS-67PCGSStack's Bowers2,640.0005/29/2019
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers660.0005/29/2019
MS-64NGCStack's Bowers660.0003/05/2019
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions660.0001/14/2019
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions660.0012/14/2018
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers1,140.0008/22/2018
MS-64PCGSLegend Rare Coin Auctions660.0006/24/2018
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,620.0002/22/2018
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions1,057.5008/02/2017
MS-68NGCHeritage Auctions4,700.0004/04/2017
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,292.5010/31/2016
MS-68NGCHeritage Auctions4,700.0008/10/2016
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers587.5008/09/2016
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions705.0002/04/2016
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions881.2501/06/2016
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions3,055.0001/06/2016
MS-66+PCGSLegend Rare Coin Auctions4,465.0006/25/2015
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions705.0004/26/2015
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions6,462.5010/27/2014
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions411.2509/04/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions1,646.1809/04/2014
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers706.1803/27/2014
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions450.0011/01/2013
MS-63PCGSStack's Bowers535.8007/27/2013
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions465.0004/24/2013
MS-62PCGSStack's Bowers610.0002/22/2013
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions705.0002/07/2013
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions470.0001/09/2013
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions793.0009/24/2012
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections486.0008/19/2012
MS-61NGCHeritage Auctions329.0008/02/2012
MS-62NGCHeritage Auctions446.0005/21/2012
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions3,450.0009/07/2011
MS-64NGCStack's Bowers721.0008/15/2011
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions6,900.0008/11/2011
MS-63PCGSDavid Lawrence RC598.0001/20/2011
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions546.0009/22/2010
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,725.0009/22/2010
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions6,325.0006/02/2010
MS-63NGCDavid Lawrence RC863.0003/11/2010
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions633.0001/06/2010
MS-62PCGSBowers & Merena370.0011/16/2009
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions3,738.0010/22/2009
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions863.0005/01/2009
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions2,070.0012/04/2008
MS-61NGCHeritage Auctions431.0004/23/2008
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions460.0002/13/2008
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions403.0012/04/2007
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions546.0012/04/2007
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions633.0011/29/2007
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,150.0011/29/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC719.0009/13/2007
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions431.0010/24/2006
MS-63ANACSHeritage Auctions460.0003/06/2006
MS-63PCGSAmerican Numismatic Rarities480.0001/03/2006
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,265.0010/23/2005
MS-66NGCGoldberg Auctioneers1,898.0006/01/2005
MS-64NGCDavid Lawrence RC690.0003/06/2005
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions644.0002/23/2005
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions414.0011/04/2004
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions1,500.0008/18/2004
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions1,955.0007/26/2003
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions2,588.0007/26/2003
MS-61NGCHeritage Auctions247.0006/02/2003
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions863.0005/01/2003
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions3,105.0005/01/2003
MS-65PCGSSuperior Galleries1,265.0009/23/2002
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions4,025.0009/01/2002
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions575.0002/01/2002
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions2,760.0010/03/2001
MS-67PCGSKingswood Galleries3,565.0004/19/2001
MS-64NONEHeritage Auctions633.0004/05/2001
MS-67PCGSHeritage Auctions3,737.0001/04/2001
MS-63NONEHeritage Auctions472.0008/06/2000
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions1,093.0003/02/2000
MS-66NONEBowers & Merena1,265.0003/18/1999
MS-66NGCBowers & Merena2,990.0011/12/1998
MS-67PCGSDavid Akers1,980.0010/01/1997
MS-66NONEBowers & Merena1,760.0005/20/1996
MS-67PCGSBowers & Merena4,620.0011/13/1995
MS-64NONEBowers & Merena2,530.0010/01/1987
MS-65NONEBowers & Ruddy3,750.0009/01/1980
MS-63NONENumismatic Gallery8.5005/01/1941