1975 ONE CENT
PCGS No: 2977
Circulation strikes: 5,451,476,142
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
Images courtesy of
In 1996, Coin World
revealed that 66 1975 Cents had been struck in Aluminum.
The finest Uncirculated Red
examples graded by PCGS are 33 MS-67RD's.
Coin World, March 5, 2001, p. 85
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin