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1985-D 1C, RD (Regular Strike)

Series: Lincoln Cents 1959 to Date

PCGS MS69RD

PCGS MS69RD

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PCGS MS69RD

PCGS MS69RD

PCGS MS68+RD

PCGS MS68+RD

PCGS #:
3074
Designer:
Victor David Brenner/Frank Gasparro
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
19.00 millimeters
Weight:
2.50 grams
Mintage:
5,287,399,926
Mint:
Denver
Metal:
Copper-plated Zinc
Major Varieties

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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 1,586,201,977 R-1.0 2 / 47 TIE 11 / 95 TIE
60 or Better 158,620,197 R-1.0 2 / 47 TIE 11 / 95 TIE
65 or Better 15,862,019 R-1.0 34 / 47 TIE 48 / 95 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 1,586,201,977
60 or Better 158,620,197
65 or Better 15,862,019
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.0
60 or Better R-1.0
65 or Better R-1.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 2 / 47 TIE
60 or Better 2 / 47 TIE
65 or Better 34 / 47 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 11 / 95 TIE
60 or Better 11 / 95 TIE
65 or Better 48 / 95 TIE
Jaime Hernandez:

Collectors can be picky when it comes to the 1985-D Lincoln Cent, as over 5.287 billion were struck. Therefore, examples up to about MS67 are very easily obtainable and very inexpensive. Examples in MS68 are scarce and anything grading higher than MS68 is very scarce to rare.