1960 ONE CENT
Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 586,405,000
Proofs: 1,691,602
Designer: Obverse
by Victor David Brenner; reverse by Frank Gasparro
Diameter: 19
millimeters
Metal content:
Copper  95%
Tin and Zinc  5%
Weight: 48
grains (3.11 grams)
Edge: Plain
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the date

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Notes:
The finest Uncirculated "Large Date" Red example graded by
PCGS is a single MS67RD.
The finest Uncirculated "Small Date" Red examples graded by PCGS
are 3 MS67RD's.
The finest Proof "Large Date" Red examples graded by PCGS are 12
PR69's. The finest Proof "Large Date" Cameo example
graded by PCGS is a single PRCA70. The finest Proof "Large
Date" Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 9 PRDC69's.
The finest Proof "Small Date " Red examples graded by PCGS are 5
PR69's. The finest Proof "Small Date" Cameo examples
graded by PCGS are 13 PR68's. The finest Proof "Small
Date" Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 9 PR68's.
The finest Proof "Large Date/Small Date" Red example graded by PCGS
is a single PR69.
The finest Proof "Small Date/Large Date" Red example graded by PCGS
is a single PR68RD.
The finest Proof Cameo "Small Date/Large Date" example graded by PCGS
is a single PRCA67.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo "Small Date/Large Date" example graded by PCGS
is a single PRDC66.
Sources and/or
recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin
Grading Service
