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1913 ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2459, 2460, 2461, 3315, 3316, 3317

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 76,529,504
Proofs: 
2,848

Designer: Victor David Brenner

Diameter: 19 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 95%
Tin and Zinc - 5%

Weight: 48 grains (3.11 grams)

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA) below the date

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated Brown examples graded by PCGS are 3 MS-65BN's.

The finest Uncirculated Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 30 MS-65RB's.

The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 4 MS-67RD's.

The finest Proof Brown example graded by PCGS is a single PR-66BN.

The finest Proof Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 4 PR-67RB's.

The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 4 PR-67RD's.

Significant examples:
ICG Proof-64 Red.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 322, illustrated, sold for $1,782.00

Recent appearances:
NGC Proof-66 Red.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1271 sold for $690.00

NGC Matte Proof 66 Red.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1272 sold for $747.50

PCGS Proof-66 Brown.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 5957, not plated, sold for $603.75

PCGS Proof 65, Red.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 4118, not illustrated, sold for $1,035.00

PCGS Proof-65 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6732, not illustrated, sold for $1,437.50

NGC Proof-65 Red.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 358   @$920.00 Purchased from the Wentworth Exchange sale, October 1993, Lot 48

Proof-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 359 @$322.00   From the sale of the Brooks Collection, June 1989, Lot 1072

PCGS MS-66 Red.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 5931, not plated, sold for $1,092.50

PCGS MS-66 Red.  Ex - Superior Galleries "The ANA 2001 National Money Show Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot 75 sold for $1,265.00

NGC MS-66 Red.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1273 sold for $391.00

NGC MS-66 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7680, not illustrated, sold for $379.50

PCGS MS-66 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8588, not illustrated, sold for $862.50  From the Mike Hughes Collection


PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6693, not illustrated, sold for $316.25

PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7679, not illustrated, sold for $230.00  Ex Newcomb

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October
2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service