Why add this Uncirculated Roll of 90% Silver 1964 Roosevelt Dimes to your collection?
The United States Mint introduced the Roosevelt Dime in 1946, shortly after the end of the Second World War, not even a year after the death of its honoree, the 32nd President of the United States, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. This design change followed the example of the previous modifications to the cent, nickel, and quarter, from the image of Lady Liberty on the obverse to that of a former U.S. President. From its inception in 1946 until 1964, circulation Roosevelt Dimes were struck from 90% silver. This Uncirculated Roll of 50 Roosevelt Dimes hails from the final year the dime was struck 0.0723 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver for general circulation, from a reported mintage of 929,360,000 coins dated 1964 produced at the Philadelphia Mint, with no Mint mark.
Design by United States Mint Engraver John R. Sinnock
The obverse features the left facing portrait of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, with the inscriptions "LIBERTY", "IN GOD WE TRUST", and "1964." The reverse depicts a central flaming torch, between olive and oak branches. Inscribed "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "ONE DIME."
Uncirculated 90% Silver Roosevelt Dimes
The coins contained in this roll of 50 Roosevelt Dimes, dated 1964, are in uncirculated condition, with a combined total weight of 3.615 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver, and a face value equal to $5.
This 50-count roll of 90% Silver Roosevelt Dimes will make an impressive addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||1964|
|Quantity:||Roll of 50|
|Weight in Grams:||2.2488 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.0723 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Franklin D. Roosevelt Facing Left|
|Reverse Design:||Lit Torch with Sprigs of Olive and Oak|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||John R. Sinnock|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||John R. Sinnock|