1949 S Roosevelt Dime

The 1949 S version of the Roosevelt Dime is worth on average $75.00 if in Mint State (uncirculated), while one in poor condition will have a value of just $5.00. If the coin has an error, or is certified this will further add to the appeal and raise it's price numismatically speaking.


  • Year: 1949
  • Mint: S
  • Type: Roosevelt Dime
  • Mintage: 13,510,000
  • Metal: 90% silver 10% copper
  • What's it worth?: $75.00 to $5.00

1,3510,000 1949 S Roosevelt Dimes were minted at the San Francisco mint. Despite this fact they are still considered a key or semi key date. They remain one of the most sought after dimes. There are proof versions of this coin as well they are selling for hundreds of dollars in PF67 state or there about.

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Top coins in this series. List price based off high end conditions that have been certified.

$75 1949 S Roosevelt Dime
$40 1955 Roosevelt Dime
$38 1950 S Roosevelt Dime

Known errors. Coins in order by date. To learn more about each error simply click on the read more link.

1982 No Mint Mark 1982 No Mint Mark Dime? In 1982 a limited no mint mark error was released to the publ...
1965 Silver Planchet

In 1965 several Roosevelt Dimes were struck on leftover silver planchets remaining...

Off Center Strike

Off Center Strike Roosevelt dime errors occurred when the planchet was struck the ...

Misaligned Die Misaligned Die errors occur when the die when on die is perfectly aligned and the oth...
Struck Through

Struck Through errors occur when a foreign material gets between the die and the p...

Rare Coins. Key and Semi-Key Dates to remember. Based on various factors.

1996 W 1996 W Roosevelt Dimes are Key Date First Dime with W (West Point) mint mark....
1979 P 1979 P Roosevelt Dime considered Semi Key by many collectors...
1949 S 1949 S Roosevelt Dimes are Key or Semi Key...

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Common Questions

Pre 1965 on the reverse center bottom above the letter E. Denver (D), and San Francisco (S) mint marks can be found. Lack of any mint mark indicates the coin was minted in Philadelphia (P). After 1965 on the front bottom right. P,D,S mint marks. Even Philadelphia had a mark present after 1965.

Mint Mark

Franklin D. Roosevelt is on the obverse of the dime. Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd president of the United States of America. FDR implemented the New Deal that improved roads, schools, and infrastructure putting people to work.

Roosevelt Dime

The Roosevelt Dime has a weight of 2.537 g.