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All Barber and Mercury dimes as well as Roosevelt dimes dated 1964 and earlier were made of the same metal, and alloy of 90% silver and 10% copper. These coins weighed 2.5 gm when new so they contained 0.90 X 2.5 = 2.25 gm of silver.

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Q: How much silver is in a Mercury dime?
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