This is a very common date for Mercury dimes. If it has any wear at all the value is for the silver, about $2.00.
Place on auction and see what the market will bear.
The Monetary Value is 10 cents. The intrinsic value is about $2.50. The numismatic value is $3.00.
That generic description could apply to both a 1942 half-dollar and a dime. Please see the appropriate question for more information: "What is the value of a 1942 US half dollar?" "What is the value of a 1942 Mercury dime?"
The value is $3 if it is in mint condition. $2 if circulated.
a 1942 Mercury Head dime is very common, if it has any wear the value is for the silver about $2.00.
The first MERCURY dime was struck in 1916
The "aw' you see is just the monogram of the designer Adolph Weinman, it's on every Mercury head dime. 1942 is a very common year so if the coin shows any wear at all the value is about $2.00 just for the silver.
If it has any wear at all the value is for the silver only about $1.00. A uncirculated 1942 dime is about $2.50
Mercury Head dimes dated from 1940 to 1945 regardless of mintmarks (if any) are very common. Coins in average circulated condition have a retail value of $3.00
1942 is not a rare date for Mercury dimes. In circulated condition, it has about 75 cents worth of silver in it. A nice uncirculated one is worth about $5
dime = 10 cents
Average retail value of a VF Mercury dime is $3.00. As of 3-23-11 the silver value is $2.60 for each coin.
It ranges from $1.50 to $400.
Retail values for circulated coins are $2.00-$3.00 Mint state coins are $5.00
Did you mean a 1942 Mercury head dime? If so here is a link for a list of prices http://coins.about.com/od/coinvalues/l/bl_mercury_dime_values.htm Hope that helps.
A 1942 Mercury silver dime could be worth between $2.00 and $30.00 depending on its condition and grade.
Mercury dimes were struck from 1916-1945. A 1907 dime is called a Barber (1892-1916) dime. It's a common date coin with a average value of $3.00.
A 1926 Mercury dime is common, average value is $3.00-$6.00 depending on the condition of the coin.
That's off by about 65 years. Mercury dimes were minted from 1916 to 1945. A dime from 1853 would be called a Liberty dime or Liberty Seated dime.
The year is very common for Mercury dimes, regardless of any mintmarks retail value is $2.00-$3.00 in circulated condition.
The US never minted a flowing-hair dime. A dime from 1937 would be a Winged Liberty dime, normally called a "Mercury" dime because the wings on Miss Liberty's cap make her resemble the Roman god Mercury. Please see the question "What is the value of a 1937 Mercury dime?" for more information.
a 1936 dime is called a mercury dime. they aren't rare so they are worth around a dollar
a 1917 us dime is called a mercury dime. its not that rare so it is worth about a dollar
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A '44 Mercury dime is worth about $2.50.