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2016-W Gold Mercury Dime NGC SP70 Early Releases (Black Core Holder - 100th Anniversary Label)

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Why buy this 1/10 oz. Centennial Gold Mercury Dime?

This Centennial 1/10 oz. Gold Mercury Dime marks the hundredth anniversary of the release of the original Mercury dime. It has a limited mintage of 125,000. The “W” Mint mark of the West Point Mint appears on both the obverse and reverse, while another inscription on the reverse provides collectors with essential information about the metal content of the piece.

Who designed the Centennial Mercury Dime and what does it represent?

This coin bears the designs of the original Mercury dime, which Adolph Weinman created 1916. On the obverse is the image from which the coin gets its name. The figure looks similar to the Greek mythological figure Mercury, but is actually Liberty wearing a winged Liberty cap, known as a pileus. On the reverse, a symbol of peace, an olive branch, is wrapped around a fasces, which serves as a symbol of American military preparedness.

What does Specimen 70 from the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation mean?

The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is responsible for grading this coin. Specimen coins share characteristics of bullion and proof coins. The “70” grade indicates that the coin has a perfect strike and has not suffered any damage since it was struck.

Order your 2016-W 1/10 oz. Gold Mercury Dime Centennial while this popular coin is still available.



This 2016-W Gold Mercury Dime NGC SP70 ER (Black Core Holder - 100th Anniversary Label) is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.

Year of Issue:2016
Mint:U.S. Mint
Mint Mark:W
Branch:West Point
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:SP70
Release Type:Early Releases
Finish:Specimen
Holder:Black Core Holder
Label/Signature:100th Anniversary Label
Composition:Gold
Purity:0.9999
Display Weight:1/10 oz
Weight in Grams:3.1103 g
Weight in Ounces:0.1 oz
Diameter:16.5 mm
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:0.10
Mintage:125,000
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As expected
that is how my 2016 1/10 oz gold Mercury Dime arrived--on time and, in the prisitne condition I was lead to believe it would.
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Wing cap dime
No problems at all I got exactly what I ordered
L????king forward to doing more business in the future
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Received just before Holiday;Brilliant!!!!
Received just before Holiday;Brilliant!!!!
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Pre-sale review
As far as I can tell the coin is flawless. I can't see anything wrong with it since I can't see it at all since I am still waiting on shipment. Ordered 5/3 and no ship date as of 5/17. Customer service couldn't give me an expected ship date either.
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Thank you for sharing this with us. Unfortunately, we did experience a delay during the grading process with these coins. We have received these coins from grading and we are shipping orders out as quickly as possible. Your order has been shipped and we will email the tracking information to you as soon as it becomes available from the carrier. Our apologies for the delay and any inconvenience this may have caused to you. For any further questions, comments, or concerns please do not hesitate to contact us at (800) 362-9004. Thanks for choosing MCM!
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