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.

Description and Analysis courtesy of Heritage Auctions and may not be republished without written permission.


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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 -
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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: 1781
Low Grade: 63
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

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9/6/2014 MS 67   Red, Cameo Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1209/Lot# 7174


Auction Prices Realized

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11/25/2002 PCGS MS 66   Red Heritage Auctions 2002 November Santa Clara Bullet Sale #305, 305/Lot# 343 $37.00
2/4/2007 PCGS MS 68   Red Teletrade Auction 2322, 2322/Lot# 1109 $168.00
5/14/2008 PCGS MS 68   Red Teletrade Auction 2529, 2529/Lot# 1066 $201.60
2/1/2009 PCGS MS 65   Brown Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 755 $138.00
2/2/2012 PCGS MS 68   Red David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 659, 666/Lot# 6353 $50.00
3/30/2014 NGC MS 68   Red GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/30/2014, 184/Lot# 179298 $82.50


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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Base99999999999121216163665978202124233525853601
99999999991012131613244367112542194241829230
00000099991012131613244367112542194241800
00000099991112141624952074516892264250100
1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base9999999999121216161664279311032433261129104016
999999999101213161622469289615462492271032780
000000999101213161622469289615462492271000
000000999111214161643374299919892551281000
1966 SMS 1C PF Red Brown, Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base28374554637681899498102106127147175201366477783166832815992
313948576777839095991031131331561832564035791078220541840
000000839095991031131331561832564035791078220500
0000008692961001041201401651923114406811373274300
1966 SMS 1C PF Red, Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base41455967819810611511912313113515918621682099032384431470651729278
4249617186100109116120125132143168196417876173936354522486165400
000000109116120125132143168196417876173936354522486100
000000112117121128133151177206618933248840334614501600
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Grade: MS 67 RD CAMEO
Points: 2433
Owner: Leonard Family
 
Grade: MS 67 RD CAMEO
Points: 2433
Owner: Robert Baker Trust
 
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