1924-S 1C, RD (Regular Strike)

Series: Lincoln Cents 1909-1958

PCGS MS65RD

PCGS MS65RD

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PCGS MS65RD

PCGS MS65RD

PCGS MS64RD

PCGS MS64RD

PCGS #:
2557
Designer:
Victor David Brenner
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
19.00 millimeters
Weight:
3.11 grams
Mintage:
11,696,000
Mint:
San Francisco
Metal:
95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

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

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
1 MS65RD PCGS grade
9 MS64RD PCGS grade
9 MS64RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#1 MS65RD PCGS grade
#9 MS64RD PCGS grade
#9 MS64RD PCGS grade
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.