Coin Specifications

Category: Classic Head Cents (1808-1814)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 357,830
Catalog: KM-39
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Copper
Weight: 10.89 Grams
Diameter: 29mm
Edge: Plain
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1814 1C MS obverse 1814 1C MS reverse


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Description & Analysis

1814 is the date most commonly seen for this coin type, and it is tied with 1812 as the one most often selected for a type set. While the majority of 1814 cents have the same problem of very worn dies seen with 1808-13 cents, this date is more likely to be found on decent planchets. It is also the date most often found in Mint State, though such coins are still scarce.

Two die marriages are known, and these are of approximately equal rarity and value. S-294 (photos) has a crosslet 4, while S-295 has a plain 4. Both are found with reverse dies unique to their respective marriages.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/14/2014

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1814 1C MS Brown
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 120 220 425 775 1800 1800 3100 3500 4400 6750 7750 8500 10000 15000 27500 37500 50000 - - - -
$ 2000 3450 3950 4900 7500 8500 9250 11000 16500 30000 41000 - - -
1814 1C MS Red Brown
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 310
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 67


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10/22/1997 PCGS AU 55   Brown Teletrade Auction 0991, 991/Lot# 1009 $1,134.00
5/31/2004 NGC AU 58   Brown Goldberg May 31 - June 2, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 25/Lot# 56 $2,185.00
5/30/2007 NGC XF 40   Brown Heritage Auctions 2007 May/June Long Beach, CA Signature US Coin Auction #438, 438/Lot# 102 $747.50
10/13/2011 NGC XF 40   Brown Heritage Auctions 2011 October 13-16 US Coins Signature Auction #1160- Pittsburgh Session(1), 1160/Lot# 3058 $1,150.00
5/27/2012 NGC MS 63   Brown Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1002 $14,040.00
8/25/2013 PCGS G 6   Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 766, 775/Lot# 5004 $180.00
8/30/2013 NGC VF 25   Brown Stack's Bowers The September 2013 Philadelphia Auction, 195/Lot# 3023 $851.88
12/22/2013 NGC XF 40   Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 158929 $525.00
6/30/2014 NGC VG 8   Brown Stack's Bowers iAuction 3488, 6037/Lot# 20007 $146.88


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1814 1C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base31232375279581477167018432143231925552699286032383601436149351347020978111
4316133367011311541172719432201239726032752298633593854455277801597220978110
000000172719432201239726032752298633593854455277801597220978100
0000001785204322602476265128063112348041074743106251847520978100
1814 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111112711886221224012654280730573447396850496685834310889111
1111142414761994227524852705289031873620432855947237919110889110
00000014761994227524852705289031873620432855947237919110889100
000000168121032338256927562973331737944688613977901004010889100
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Grade: MS 62 BN
Points: 3238
Owner: The Artist's Collection
 
Grade: MS 60 BN
Points: 2699
Owner: Zakmar
 
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