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1926-S ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2573, 2574, 2575

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 4,550,000
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

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

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

The finest Red example graded by PCGS is a single MS-65RD.

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