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1981-S ONE DOLLAR

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 
3,492,000
Proofs: 
4,063,083

Designer: Frank Gasparro

Diameter: 26.50 millimeters

Metal Content:
Outer layers - 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Center - 100% Copper

Weight: 125.02 grains (8.1 grams)

Edge: Reeded (133 Reeds)

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) on the left side of the obverse, just above Anthony's shoulder

Varieties:

Notes:
The finest examples graded by PCGS are 69 MS-66's.

The finest Type 1 Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 203 PRDC-70's. The finest Type 2 Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 32 PRDC-70's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 

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