1978-D 1C, RD MS66RD Certification #16516857, PCGS #2989

Expert Comments

Jaime Hernandez

The 1978-D Lincoln Cent is very common and can be found in circulation very easily. Over 4 billion examples were produced making it very easy to obtain in most grades. It is only scarce in MS67 and anything grading higher is considered rare.    

PCGS #
2989
Designer
Victor David Brenner/Frank Gasparro
Edge
Plain
Diameter
19.00 millimeters
Weight
3.11 grams
Mintage
4280233400
Metal
95% Copper, 5% Zinc
Pop Higher
43
Pop Lower
411
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
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Grades
65 or Better 856046680 R-1.0 10 / 48 TIE 11 / 95 TIE
All Grades 85604668 R-1.0 10 / 48 TIE 11 / 95 TIE
60 or Better 8560466 R-1.0 15 / 48 TIE 48 / 95 TIE
65 or Better 856046680
All Grades 85604668
60 or Better 8560466
65 or Better R-1.0
All Grades R-1.0
60 or Better R-1.0
65 or Better 10 / 48 TIE
All Grades 10 / 48 TIE
60 or Better 15 / 48 TIE
65 or Better 11 / 95 TIE
All Grades 11 / 95 TIE
60 or Better 48 / 95 TIE