1942 ONE CENT
PCGS Nos: 2704, 3352, 3353
Circulation strikes: 657,796,000
Copper - 95%
Tin and Zinc - 5%
grains (3.11 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the date
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The finest Uncirculated Red examples graded by PCGS are 86 MS-67RD's.
The finest Proof Red-Brown example graded by PCGS is a single PR-66RB.
The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR-67RD's.
The finest Proof Cameo
example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-67.
"The PCGS Population Report, October
by The Professional Coin Grading Service