1866 1C, BN AU58+ BN Certification #34432923, PCGS #2085

Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1866, 1867, and 1868 Indian cents are of approximate equal rarity. All three are definitely rarer than the 1864 and 1865.  The 1866 is a scarce coin in mint state and all MS Brown and Red & Brown grades. It is rare in MS65 Red or better.
Diameter
19.00 millimeters
Designer
James Barton Longacre
Edge
Plain
Mintage
9826500
Weight
3.11 grams
Metal Content
95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
269
Pop Lower
939
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 8000 R-3.4 54 / 55 TIE 54 / 55 TIE
All Grades 225 R-6.7 47 / 55 47 / 55
60 or Better 20 R-9.1 31 / 55 TIE 31 / 55 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade MS65BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade