Coin Specifications

Category: Lincoln Cents, Memorial Reverse (1959-2008)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 1,580,884,000
Catalog: KM-201
Obverse Designer: Victor D. Brenner
Reverse Designer: Frank Gasparro
Composition: Bronze
Weight: 3.11 Grams
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS obverse 1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Just in time to quicken the young hearts of many of today's collectors, the 1960-P and 1960-D Large and Small Date Lincolns caused a sensation at the time of their release. The year also marked the first issue of Coin World in April, further fanning the flames of a speculative fervor that would last until 1965. After Coin World published the story of the varieties, fifty dollar bags of bank-wrapped BU 1960-P Small Date rolls would at one point soar to more than $12,000. The 1960-D Lincolns were always more available than the 1960-P cents.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/4/2013

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1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Brown
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Base $ 0.06 0.07 0.12 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.15 0.17 0.21 0.23 0.29 0.75 3.00 11.50 - - - -
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1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Red Brown
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 6.90 10.20 18.40 - - - -
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1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Red
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 11.50 19.20 37.50 840 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 42.00 920 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1434
Low Grade: 53
Average Grade: 65
High Grade: 67


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6/30/2008 NGC MS 66   Red David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 261, 267/Lot# 100 $22.00
2/22/2013 NGC MS 67   Red Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 6737 $235.00
2/22/2013 PCGS MS 66   Red Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 6739 $24.68
4/14/2013 PCGS MS 66   Red GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/14/2013, 70/Lot# 110076 $25.00
7/22/2013 NGC MS 67   Red Teletrade Auction 3440, 3440/Lot# 1106 $360.00
9/25/2013 PCGS MS 64   Red Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 593 $92.00
9/25/2013 NGC MS 67   Red Heritage Auctions 2013 September 25 - 29 US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(7), 1189/Lot# 7313 $411.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Brown
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Base3333333333333333333333
3333333333333333333330
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1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Red Brown
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Base33333333333333333359255409674
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000000333333333334018935700
1960 D SMALL DATE 1C MS Red
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Base333333333333333336163437463764
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0000003333333333511034545400
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Grade: MS 67 RD
Points: 163
Owner: 23pairer
 
Grade: MS 67 RD
Points: 163
Owner: dcg
 
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