Lincoln Cents Basic Set, Proof (1936-1942)

Number of
Required Items
8
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
70.222

After a 20-year hiatus the proof Lincoln was re-introduced in 1936, but the finish of the coin was changed to full brilliance. The brilliant proofs were continued until 1942, then abandoned due to World War II. This series makes a wonderful and desirable set of coins.

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.

All-Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete % DCAM GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Cajun Lincoln Proofs 36-42 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 100.00% 12.50% 68.44 69.67 69.67
MJO
2 D. L. Hansen Lincoln Cents Proof (1936-1942) 100.00% 0.00% 68.31 68.92 68.92
DLH
3 The Thomas Irwin Collection HOF 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 100.00% 0.00% 67.89 R 68.56 68.56
4 Red Copper HOF 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2008 2014 2015 100.00% 0.00% 68.17 R 68.50 68.50
5 The MKJ Collection 2012 100.00% 0.00% 67.94 R 68.17 68.17

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete % DCAM GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Cajun Lincoln Proofs 36-42 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 100.00% 12.50% 68.44 69.67 69.67
MJO
2 D. L. Hansen Lincoln Cents Proof (1936-1942) 100.00% 0.00% 68.31 68.92 68.92
DLH
3 cdf 100.00% 0.00% 67.56 67.61 67.61
cdf
4 The Ehreth Collection 100.00% 0.00% 67.39 67.39 67.39
5 Winesteven 100% CAC 100.00% 0.00% 67.33 67.33 67.33
6 DJRaffel 100.00% 0.00% 67.00 67.00 67.00
7 Andy Hansen 100.00% 0.00% 66.83 66.89 66.89
8 Flying W 100.00% 0.00% 66.83 66.83 66.83
9 William E. Corum 100.00% 0.00% 66.78 66.78 66.78
10 peteawtc 100.00% 0.00% 66.56 66.56 66.56
11 Mike Sadler Collection 100.00% 0.00% 66.28 66.28 66.28
12 TMKRunner Lincoln Proof 36-42 100.00% 0.00% 66.17 66.17 66.17
12 Tarheel Collection 100.00% 0.00% 66.17 66.17 66.17
Jam
14 lostmountainman 100.00% 0.00% 66.11 66.11 66.11
15 surefoot 100.00% 0.00% 65.78 65.78 65.78
15 Michael Schweickart I 100.00% 0.00% 65.78 65.78 65.78
17 Rutkosky Proof Lincoln Cents (1936-1942) 100.00% 0.00% 65.72 65.72 65.72
18 La Jolla Collection 100.00% 0.00% 65.33 65.33 65.33
18 O’Brien/Hutton Collection 100.00% 0.00% 65.33 65.33 65.33
20 JTJH Coins 100.00% 0.00% 65.28 65.28 65.28

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