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1970 S SMALL DATE 1C


Variety Diagnostics

This is the more scarce of the two major varieties for 1970-S cents, though enough were hoarded at the time to prevent it from being rare. This style is also known as the level date, because the tops of the 7 and 0 are aligned.

Comments

This coin is ranked #97 on the list of 100 Greatest US Modern Coins (First Edition).

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Lincoln Cents 1909 to Date 1C