Coin Specifications

Category: Lincoln Cents, Memorial Reverse (1959-2008)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 2,360,000
Catalog: KM-201
Obverse Designer: Victor D. Brenner
Reverse Designer: Frank Gasparro
Composition: Brass
Weight: 3.11 Grams
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1966 SMS 1C MS obverse 1966 SMS 1C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

In 1965, 1966, and 1967, Special Mint Sets of higher-than-normal quality were made to substitute for proof sets.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/4/2013

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1966 SMS 1C PF Brown
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Base $ 0.02 0.03 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.07 0.17 1.05 1.15 1.45 1.75 9.60 13.75 18.75 - - -
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1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4.60 12.00 17.50 24.00 - - -
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1966 SMS 1C PF Red
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 10.40 19.00 28.00 40.00 150 910 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 31.00 43.00 -
1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown, Cameo
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1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Cameo
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1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown, Ultra Cameo
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1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Ultra Cameo
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1649
Low Grade: 63
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 69


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8/1/1999 PCGS MS 67   Red Teletrade Auction 1193, 1193/Lot# 1045 $32.75
4/2/2000 PCGS MS 67   Red Teletrade Auction 1290, 1290/Lot# 1102 $35.97
11/22/2007 NGC MS 66   Red David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 197, 203/Lot# 5111 $5.75
1/6/2008 PCGS MS 67   Red Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Coin Auction #68012, 68012/Lot# 23027 $30.00
11/5/2008 PCGS MS 67   Red Teletrade Auction 2608, 2608/Lot# 1074 $29.00
2/1/2009 PCGS MS 65   Brown Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 755 $138.00
1/22/2012 PCGS MS 67   Red GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 01/22/2012, 4/Lot# 31530 $25.01
6/16/2013 PCGS MS 67   Red GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/16/2013, 79/Lot# 117225 $32.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1966 SMS 1C PF Brown
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Base3333333333333336375476292406680
3333333333333341642611483304970
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00000033333333526486822036800
1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333333316457298354487798
3333333333333372554801833985900
00000033333333725548018339800
000000333333331135638926844200
1966 SMS 1C PF Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333333336666377611515950216192349
3333333333466616508912927387418620
0000003333466616508912927387400
000000333356662663102144387124600
1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown, Cameo
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Base9999999999912121616205989288593815983
9999999999101213161733691553896678710
00000099991012131617336915538966700
00000099991112141618467922149174100
1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base99999999991212161616458913517954117082465
9999999991012131616255910414929993019600
0000009991012131616255910414929993000
00000099911121416163574119164420131900
1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown, Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base28374554637681899498102106127147175201366477783166832815992
313948576777839095991031131331561832564035791078220541840
000000839095991031131331561832564035791078220500
0000008692961001041201401651923114406811373274300
1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base41455967819810611511912313113515918621624843732384431470651729278
4249617186100109116120125132143168196226311137036354522486165400
000000109116120125132143168196226311137036354522486100
000000112117121128133151177206237374230440334614501600
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Grade: MS 68* RD
Points: 874
Owner: D.M. Russo
 
Grade: MS 68 RD
Points: 502
Owner: Allen
 
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