1931-S 1C, BN (Regular Strike)

Series: Lincoln Cents 1909-1958

PCGS MS66BN

PCGS MS66BN

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PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS #:
2618
Designer:
Victor David Brenner
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
19.00 millimeters
Weight:
3.11 grams
Mintage:
866,000
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 80,000 R-2.2 8 / 143 11 / 146
60 or Better 8,000 R-3.4 91 / 143 TIE 93 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 2,500 R-4.5 57 / 143 TIE 57 / 146 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 80,000
60 or Better 8,000
65 or Better 2,500
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-2.2
60 or Better R-3.4
65 or Better R-4.5
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 8 / 143
60 or Better 91 / 143 TIE
65 or Better 57 / 143 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 11 / 146
60 or Better 93 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 57 / 146 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

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#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
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#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
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#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS65BN PCGS grade
Ron Guth:

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