1918-S ONE CENT
PCGS Nos: 2510, 2511, 2512
Circulation strikes: 34,680,000
Copper - 95%
Tin and Zinc - 5%
grains (3.11 grams)
(for San Francisco, CA) below the date
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The finest Brown examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-65BN's.
The finest Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 12 MS-65RB's.
The finest Red examples graded by PCGS are 14 MS-65RD's.
PCGS MS-65 Red. Ex - Heritage
Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2,
2001, Lot 8606, illustrated, sold for $4,255.00 From the Mike Hughes
NGC MS-65 Red and Brown. Ex -
Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale",
August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6706, not illustrated, sold for $977.50
PCGS MS-64 Red. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach
Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7700, not illustrated, sold for
PCGS graded MS-64 Red. Ex -
Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part
I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 1396, illustrated, where it was
described as follows: "…Blazing original red in color and with nary a mark
to be found. Well struck for the date, with a touch of weakness on the
last T of TRUST. One of 51 so graded, with just 14 graded higher in full
Red, according to a recent PCGS Population Report. Scarce and desirable
this nice.", sold for $2,760.00
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003"
by The Professional Coin Grading Service