1912 1C, BN XF45BN Certification #21785128, PCGS #2450

Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1912 Lincoln cent is rarer than the 1909 and 1910 and about of equal rarity to the 1911 and 1913. It is scarce in MS65RD or better condition. The strike is usually sharp. The color on full reds is somewhat bright and luster can be excellent.
PCGS #
2450
Designer
Victor David Brenner
Edge
Plain
Diameter
19.00 millimeters
Weight
3.11 grams
Mintage
68150915
Metal
95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc
Pop Higher
363
Pop Lower
24
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 6000000 R-1.0 26 / 143 TIE 29 / 146 TIE
All Grades 2500 R-4.5 44 / 143 TIE 46 / 146 TIE
60 or Better 1200 R-4.9 48 / 143 TIE 48 / 146 TIE
65 or Better 6000000
All Grades 2500
60 or Better 1200
65 or Better R-1.0
All Grades R-4.5
60 or Better R-4.9
65 or Better 26 / 143 TIE
All Grades 44 / 143 TIE
60 or Better 48 / 143 TIE
65 or Better 29 / 146 TIE
All Grades 46 / 146 TIE
60 or Better 48 / 146 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade PCGS #2450 (MS, Brown)     65
2 MS65BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade
2 MS65BN PCGS grade
#1 MS66BN PCGS grade
PCGS #2450 (MS, Brown)     65 #2 MS65BN PCGS grade
#2 MS65BN PCGS grade
#2 MS65BN PCGS grade
#2 MS65BN PCGS grade