1888 1C, BN (Regular Strike)

Series: Indian Cents 1859-1909

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

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PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS #:
2166
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
19.00 millimeters
Weight:
3.11 grams
Mintage:
37,489,832
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 5,000 R-4.0 31 / 55 TIE 31 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 200 R-7.0 33 / 55 TIE 33 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 10 R-9.5 10 / 55 TIE 10 / 55 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 5,000
60 or Better 200
65 or Better 10
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-4.0
60 or Better R-7.0
65 or Better R-9.5
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 31 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 33 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 10 / 55 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 31 / 55 TIE
60 or Better 33 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 10 / 55 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 Multiple (6) PCGS MS65BNs
#1 Multiple (6) PCGS MS65BNs
Jaime Hernandez:

The 1888 Indian Cent is a common date in the Indian Head Cent series. There are still well over 1,000 examples that exist in circulated condition. It becomes scarce at about MS65 grade or higher. Anything grading MS66 or better is very scarce to rare.