1940’s Silver 1935 Mercury Dime Adjustable Liberty Ring

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Here is a vintage silver mercury dime adjustable ring. This unique piece was crafted from a genuine 1935 dime in the 1940’s, this dime is commonly referred to as a winged Liberty head dime or mercury dime. The band has beautiful engraving. This ring shows ware and ageing, please see pictures, could be polished up to a nice clean silver look. One size fits most.

The Mercury dime is a ten-cent coin struck by the United States Mint from late 1916 to 1945. Designed by Adolph Weinman and also referred to as the Winged Liberty Head dime, it gained its common name because the obverse depiction of a young Liberty, identifiable by her winged Phrygian cap, was confused with the Roman god Mercury. Weinman is believed to have used Elsie Stevens, the wife of lawyer and poet Wallace Stevens, as a model. The coin's reverse depicts a fasces, symbolizing unity and strength, and an olive branch, signifying peace.

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Although we try to give an accurate description, remember, this is a vintage item and there may be small imperfections from age or flaws from production that we have not noticed or noted in the comments. We try to list all the deficiencies, marks etc. Please review ALL pictures closely.

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