Coin Specifications

Category: Draped Bust Cents (1796-1807)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 96,500
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Copper
Weight: 10.8900g
Diameter: 29mm
Edge: Plain
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1804 S-266 1C MS obverse 1804 S-266 1C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The mintage figure supplied for this scarce date is a reconstruction by numismatic scholars, as the vast majority of cents reportedly coined during 1804 bore the date 1803.

Though all 1804 cents were coined from a single pair of dies, three major die states are known for this marriage, and these are sought by variety specialists. S-266a has unbroken dies, S-266b has a prominent die break affecting RTY in LIBERTY, and S-266c (photos) has an additional die break across letters MERI of AMERICA.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/28/2017

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1804 1C S-266 MS BN
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 2500 3600 5600 9750 23000 29750 37000 95000 195000 - - - 910000 - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 114
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: VG
High Grade: 58

The chart showing PrAg series, G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 1/19/2021 1804 1C S-266 MS BN
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base30182492126-1-3-----------114
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Total30182492126-1-3-----------114
 26%16%21%8%18%2%5%-1%-3%----------- 

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