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1969-S ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2920, 3422, 83422, 93422

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 544,375,000
Proofs: 
2,934,631

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: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) below the date  

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Notes:
The finest Uncirculated Red examples graded by PCGS are 7 MS-67RD's.

The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die" Brown example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62BN.

The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die" Red-Brown example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62RB.

The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die" Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-65RD.

The finest Proof Red example graded by PCGS is a single PR-69RD.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 5 PRCA-69's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 35 PRDC-69's.

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

 
 

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