1924-S 1C, RD MS64RD

CERTIFICATION#: 21183381
PCGS#: 2557

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Jaime Hernandez: The 1924-S has always been a semi key date coin. The highest examples in existence are in MS65 grade with none higher.

Brown: In Brown, it ranks as the 7th toughest coin to find with the Brown designation in all grades combined.

Red Brown: In Red Brown, it becomes more easily obtainable and it ranks at about 14th position with the Red Brown designation in all grades combined.

Red: The 1924-S Lincoln cent ranks as the 7th toughest coin to find with the Red color designation in all grades combined.

MS65 Brown or Higher: In MS65 Brown or higher, it ranks as the 4th toughest from all the S mint mark cents minted from 1909 to 1929.

MS65 Red Brown or Higher: In uncirculated Red Brown condition it becomes the 9th most difficult to find in MS65 Red Brown or higher for all 1909 to 1929 San Francisco minted cents.

MS65 Red or Higher: The 1924-S Lincoln cent is also the second toughest date to find in MS65 Red or higher. Only the 1926-S is a tougher coin to find in MS65 Red or higher in the entire Lincoln cent series.

Diameter: 19.00 millimeters Designer: Victor David Brenner Edge: Plain
Mintage: 11,696,000 Weight: 3.11 grams Metal Content: 95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 500 R-6.0 8 / 143 TIE 8 / 146 TIE
60 or Better 500 R-6.0 8 / 143 TIE 8 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 40 R-8.7 4 / 143 TIE 4 / 146 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65RD PCGS grade  
1 MS65RD PCGS grade  
1 MS65RD PCGS grade  
1 MS65RD PCGS grade  
1 MS65RD PCGS grade