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1938 ONE CENT

PCGS Nos: 2668, 3340, 3341

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 156,682,000
Proofs: 
14,734

Designer: Victor David Brenner

Diameter: 19 millimeters

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

Weight: 48 grains (3.11 grams)

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA) below the date

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Notes:
The finest Uncirculated Red examples graded by PCGS are 199 MS-67RD's.

The finest Proof Red-Brown examples graded by PCGS are 4 PR-66RB's.

The finest Proof Red examples graded by PCGS are 22 PR-67RD's.

The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-67.

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