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1936 ONE CENT

PCGS No: 2650, 82648, 82649, 82650, 96248, 96249, 96250, 3331, 3332, 3334, 3335

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 309,632,000
Proofs: 
5,569

Designer: Victor David Brenner

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

Recent appearances:
PCGS Proof-64 Red.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 265, illustrated, sold for $977.50

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated Red examples graded by PCGS are 168 MS-67RD's.

The finest circulation strike "Doubled Die-1" Brown example graded by PCGS is a single VG-VF BN.  The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die-1" Red-Brown example graded by PCGS is a single MS-65RB.  The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die-1" Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67RD.

The finest circulation strike "Doubled Die-2" Brown examples graded by PCGS is a single MS-64BN.  The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die-2" Red-Brown example graded by PCGS is a single MS-64RB.  The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die-2" Red examples graded by PCGS are 10 MS-66RD's.

The finest Uncirculated "Doubled Die-3" Red examples graded by PCGS are 5 MS-66's.

The finest Proof "Satin" Red-Brown example graded by PCGS is a single PR-66RB.  The finest Proof "Satin" Red examples graded by PCGS are 15 PR-66RD's.

The finest Proof "Brilliant" Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR-65RB's.  The finest Proof "Brilliant" Red examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-67RD's.  The finest Proof Cameo "Brilliant" examples graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-66.

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

 

 

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