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1973 ONE CENT

PCGS No: 2965

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 3,728,245,000
Proofs: 
0

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 Red example graded by PCGS are 18 MS-67's.

The finest Uncirculated Red-Brown example graded by PCGS are 3 MS-64's.

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