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Obverse of 1913-D One Cent     Reverse of 1913-D One Cent


1913-D ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2462, 2463, 2464

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 15,804,000
Proofs: 
0

Designer: Victor David Brenner

Diameter: 19 millimeters

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

Weight: 48 grains (3.11 grams)

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: "D" (for Denver) below the date

Images courtesy of Superior Galleries

Notes:
The finest Brown examples graded by PCGS are 4 MS-65BN's.

The finest Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 9 MS-65RB's.

The finest Red examples graded by PCGS are 7 MS-66RD's.

Recent appearances:
MS-66 Red and Brown.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 1375, not illustrated, where it was described as follows: " Satiny original luster and with sunset yellow colors. Sharply impressed and without the usual finger prints or spots. Examination with a glass fail to find more than the most trivial signs of contact from other coins. An outstanding example that will no doubt be recognized for its quality and market potential.", sold for $552.00

PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 360, sold for $1,265.00

PCGS MS-65 Red (illustrated above).  Ex - Superior Galleries "The ANA 2001 National Money Show Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot 76, plated, sold for $1,207.50

PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8589, not illustrated, sold for $1,150.00  From the Mike Hughes Collection

PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 61, illustrated, sold for $1,150.00

MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 1363, not illustrated, sold for $316.25

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7681, not illustrated, sold for $264.50

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6694, not illustrated, sold for $575.00

Very Choice Brilliant Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 187, not plated, sold for $276.00

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