Silver coinage first appeared around 600 BC in current day Turkey, and from there it has been used in every major empire, from the Greeks & Romans to the Spanish and current day United States. Coins including this dime from 1946 to 1964 are made from 90% silver and 10% copper.715 ounces of actual silver weight. 90% constitutional silver coins is one of the most popular ways of purchasing physical silver as it is official US currency and is typically available at very low premiums over spot. As Pre-1965 official silver currency was minted in small fractional denominations, 90% silver is often thought to be the ideal form of silver for monetary use should the financial system collapse, as evidenced by the value of 90% silver soaring to nearly double the value of its silver content in the lead up to Y2K. These formerly circulating United States silver coins are sometimes referred to as: Constitutional Silver Coins, Junk Silver Coins, pre 1964 silver coins, pre 1965 silver coins, 90% Silver Coins, or 40% Silver Coins (struck from 1965 - 1970). The vast majority of Junk Silver Coins traded here at SD Bullion are 90% silver coins stuck and issued before 1965.
Condition of coin depends on available stock at hand. All coins are normally Good or better. If you want a really pretty coin please ask in the comments on your order and we'll do our best to select a higher grade coin for your collection. THIS LISTING IS FOR THE FOLLOWING ITEM : In this lot you will receive an assortment of ninety percent silver coins for a total of Ten dollars face value that are randomly selected. Condition and selection will vary according to stock on hand and may include any combination of dimes, quarters and half dollars in numismatic poor condition.
The item "90% Junk Silver $10 Face Value Bulk Lots Mix of Half Dollars, Quarters and Dimes" is in sale since Saturday, November 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Collections, Lots". The seller is "ocklawaha_al" and is located in Ocklawaha, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.