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PCGS Nos: 2507, 2508, 2509


Circulation strikes: 47,830,000

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, CO) below the date

The finest Brown examples graded by PCGS are 14 MS-64BN's.

The finest Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 14 MS-65RB's.

The finest Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67RD.

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8605, not illustrated, sold for $1,840.00  From the Mike Hughes Collection

PCGS MS-65 Red.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 336, illustrated, sold for $1,667.00

PCGS MS-64, Red.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 4133, not illustrated, sold for $414.00

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 5935, not plated, sold for $425.50

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