1798/7 DRAPED BUST 10C, 16 STARS REVERSE, LARGE EAGLE MS65
SATIN WHITE. 16 STAR REVERSE. ONLY 4 GRADED HIGHER.
NGC Graded Higher:
In 1798, U.S. Navy records began and list this as the first year that sailors began to deposit twenty cents a month into a pension and hospitalization fund. Could this 1798 dime have been used by a sailor to pay for these services?