1963 ONE CENT
PCGS Nos: 2884, 3401, 83401,
Circulation strikes: 754,110,000
by Victor David Brenner; reverse by Frank Gasparro
Copper - 95%
Tin and Zinc - 5%
grains (3.11 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) below the date
PCGS PR-70DCAM. Heritage
1/2003:5815, $39,100.00 - reconsigned to Heritage 1/20043 where it was
removed from the sale. PCGS subsequently puchased the coin under its
grading guarantee, lowered the grade to PR-64DCAM, and reimbursed the
The finest Uncirculated Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67RD.
The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 93 PR-69's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 69 PR-69's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PR-70.
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service
causes $40K coin to become $4 coin", COIN WORLD, November 1,
2004, page 105