1961 ONE CENT
PCGS Nos: 2872, 3395, 83395,
Circulation strikes: 753,345,000
by Victor David Brenner; reverse by Frank Gasparro
Copper - 95%
Tin and Zinc - 5%
grains (3.11 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the date
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The finest Uncirculated Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67RD.
The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 11 PR-69's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 8 PR-69's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 8 PR-69's.
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin