1931 1C, BN (Regular Strike)

Series: Lincoln Cents 1909-1958

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

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PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS #:
2612
Designer:
Victor David Brenner
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
19.00 millimeters
Weight:
3.11 grams
Mintage:
19,396,000
Mint:
Philadelphia
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 1,930,000 R-1.0 26 / 143 TIE 29 / 146 TIE
60 or Better 6,200 R-3.7 84 / 143 TIE 86 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 3,600 R-4.2 83 / 143 TIE 83 / 146 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 1,930,000
60 or Better 6,200
65 or Better 3,600
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.0
60 or Better R-3.7
65 or Better R-4.2
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 26 / 143 TIE
60 or Better 84 / 143 TIE
65 or Better 83 / 143 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 29 / 146 TIE
60 or Better 86 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 83 / 146 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65BN PCGS grade
1 MS65BN PCGS grade
1 MS65BN PCGS grade
1 MS65BN estimated grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN estimated grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
Ron Guth:

According to a notice in the June 1934 issue of The Numismatist (p. 416), collectors could still purchase Uncirculated 1931 Cents for "the face value of the coins and an amount sufficient to cover the mail charrges by first-class mail."