Coin Specifications

Category: Coronet Cents (1816-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,359,260
Catalog: KM-45
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Copper
Weight: 10.89 Grams
Diameter: 28-29mm
Edge: Plain
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1831 1C MS obverse 1831 1C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The cents dated 1831 enjoyed a generous mintage, and die state evidence suggests that a number of them were coined over the next several years, as the Mint scrambled to find any useable dies. Examples grading MS BN may be obtained, but those having more than a trace of red are rare.

The transition from Large Letters reverses to those having Medium Letters progressed to the point where the 13 die marriages of this date are almost evenly divided between the two. The ML varieites do, however, carry some premium. No rarities exist for 1831, but N-4, -5, -8 (photos), -10 and -14 are moderately scarce.

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Last Updated: 8/26/2015

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1831 1C MS Brown
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 22.00 28.00 37.00 80.00 225 290 340 420 450 600 875 975 1700 3500 5250 - - - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 306
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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4/23/2001 NGC MS 64   Brown Teletrade Auction 1429, 1429/Lot# 1003 $763.00
2/1/2009 PCGS MS 65   Brown Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 268 $14,950.00
11/6/2011 NGC VG 8   Brown Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131146/Lot# 24838 $28.00
12/15/2013 PCGS Genuine VG   Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/15/2013, 105/Lot# 157616 $12.00
3/28/2014 PCGS MS 63   Brown Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 5063 $1,703.75
7/20/2014 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131430/Lot# 28371 $108.10
12/24/2014 NGC VG 10   Brown Stack's Bowers iAuction 3514, 6083/Lot# 20019 $16.45


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1831 1C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base37891151513046747258028911021106611731271158316832197323839025132817311
54981272024276917518329341036110212061375161618542544345943126146817310
0000007518329341036110212061375161618542544345943126146817300
0000007768619781051113712381479165020262891368147227159817300
1831 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5011514318636678584493010281173122313401450179319022464359243085628111
7212415724650680587396310761190126213771564182920892840383147485628110
00000087396310761190126213771564182920892840383147485628100
00000090199511251206130114131679186622773216406951885628100
1831 1C MS Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3333333328843762072582099016582807443157477077256384772287744
333333398337498655756876121220413348486961901326432999610620
00000039833749865575687612122041334848696190132643299900
000000319338755969078893314352424388953086633194514036000
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Grade: MS 64 BN
Points: 2197
Owner: Dynasty
 
Grade: MS 64 BN
Points: 2197
Owner: Electric Peak Collection
 
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