1956 ONE CENT
PCGS Nos: 2836, 3377, 83377,
93377
Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 420,745,000
Proofs: 669,384
Designer: Victor
David Brenner
Diameter: ±19
millimeters
Metal content:
Copper  ±95%
Tin and Zinc  ±5%
Weight: ±48
grains (±3.1 grams)
Edge: Plain
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the date

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated Red examples graded by PCGS are 7 MS67RD's.
The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 22 PR68RD's.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 15 PR68's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR68's.
Sources and/or
recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin
Grading Service
