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1919-S ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2519, 2520, 2521

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 139,760,000
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: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) below the date

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

The finest Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 18 MS-65RB's.

The finest Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-66RD.

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-65, Red.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 4134, illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-65 Red
- Heritage 05/2001, Lot 8609, illustrated, sold for $3,565.00   From the Mike Hughes Collection

PCGS MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6708, not illustrated, sold for $552.00

NGC MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7702, illustrated, not sold

PCGS MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7703, illustrated, sold for $563.50

NGC MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7704, illustrated, sold for $471.50

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 5936, not plated, sold for $603.75

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7705, not illustrated, sold for $431.25

PCGS MS-64 Red.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7706, not illustrated, sold for $517.50

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