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Coins Certified as of 9/25

Lincoln Cents Basic Set, Proof (1909-Present)

Number of Required Coins : 83

Current Finest Possible Set Rating : 71.010

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This is a great set to collect, not only because of the challenging rarity of the early dates, but because of the interesting array of finishes. From the Matte Proofs of 1909-1916 to the Satin Proofs of 1936, the Brilliant Proofs of 1936-1964, and the Cameo Proofs of 1968 to date, this set offers a nearly complete collection of the various finishes employed by our Mint on Proof coins. The fact that Proof coins were made especially for collectors (who had to pay a premium to get the coins in the first place), means that most remain in excellent condition. The toughest coins will be the 1909-VDB and the 1916, but the rest of the dates, especially the dates after 1958, should be fairly easy to obtain.

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.

All-Time Finest (All Eras)View PCGS Era
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Wright Click to view Set Images 98.80%69.08
Retired on 8/5/2015
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 69.578
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 69.578
69.56
69.12
2 Thomas Irwin Collection 96.39%69.35
Retired on 6/27/2014
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 69.349
% Complete 98.77%
Set Rating 68.895
69.98
68.63
3 Lincoln Cent Proofs 96.39%69.36 69.97 68.61
4 AU_Hobby-Lincoln Cents Basic Set, Proof (1909-Present) Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%67.12 67.35 67.35
5 SJ Cohen Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%66.36 66.39 66.39
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Lincoln Cent Proofs 96.39%69.36 69.97 68.61
2 AU_Hobby-Lincoln Cents Basic Set, Proof (1909-Present) Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%67.12 67.35 67.35
3 SJ Cohen Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%66.36 66.39 66.39
4 The Ehreth Collection 98.80%68.70 69.03 64.57
5 William E. Corum Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 98.80%68.23 68.49 64.07
6 robec1347 Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 98.80%67.35 67.40 63.05
7 Pennies from Heaven Click to view Set Images 96.39%66.94 67.08 61.89
8 WingedLiberty's "Fireball Rainbow" Proof Lincolns Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 98.80%65.78 65.78 61.54
9 RB proof Click to view Set Images 97.59%67.73 67.97 60.08
10 johnnylaw Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 97.59%67.08 67.15 59.79
11 Maplerock Farm Collection Click to view Set Images 93.98%67.84 68.12 56.70
12 musky513 Click to view Set Images 96.39%67.01 67.04 56.23
13 Penny Saved is a Penny Earned Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 92.77%66.74 66.83 48.29
14 drbob999 81.93%67.93 68.18 45.75
15 The LeBlanc Collection Click to Contact Owner 90.36%67.60 67.90 45.56
16 Commonwealth Set Click to view Set Images 57.83%68.26 68.57 44.24
17 Brown'sFamily Click to Contact Owner 89.16%67.48 67.71 43.25
18 Zaniewski Lincoln Proofs Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 89.16%68.51 68.93 41.80
19 Reynolds 89.16%69.10 69.54 41.72
20 The Oregon Trail Collection, Tony's Lincolns Click to Contact Owner 89.16%68.49 68.94 41.36
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