Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Cents (1859-1909)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 39,055,431
Catalog: KM-90a
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Bronze
Weight: 3.1100g
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1896 1C MS obverse 1896 1C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

This issue is common in all grades short of fully red gem.

Several minor varieties are known from this high mintage date.

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1896 1C MS Brown
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1.35 2.50 3.50 8.00 15.00 26.00 27.00 30.00 35.00 40.00 45.00 60.00 70.00 105 185 475 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 80.00 115 210 - - -
1896 1C MS Red Brown
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 55.00 75.00 110 220 430 675 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - 250 - - - -
1896 1C MS Red
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 95.00 190 425 1700 4100 25000 37500 - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 2350 7050 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 685
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 68


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8/14/2016 MS 65  Red Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(6), 1238/Lot# 7103


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2/22/2001 NGC MS 65   Red Heritage Auctions 2001 February Long Beach Signature Sale #248, 248/Lot# 5432 $661.25
3/20/2006 NGC MS 63   Red Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 79, 84/Lot# 36 $109.25
9/23/2007 NGC MS 66   Brown Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 2438 $575.00
8/1/2012 NGC MS 65   Red Teletrade Auction 3322, 3322/Lot# 1033 $650.00
5/26/2013 NGC MS 64   Red Brown Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131323/Lot# 28602 $182.13
6/29/2014 PCGS MS 63   Red Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 169718 $440.00
11/7/2014 NGC MS 63   Red Brown Stack's Bowers iAuction 3507, 6061/Lot# 23050 $54.05


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1896 1C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1616161628598110611111913516318322027238158611031201130614882176
1616162038668910811412414417019523730844975811361236136717170
0000008910811412414417019523730844975811361236136700
0000009810911613015417620825534551893111681271142700
1896 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2020202032638911512313114717922025539566387412391346146116592401
2020202442729811812613615819323230248473399612751384152719060
0000009811812613615819323230248473399612751384152700
000000106120128142168206243348574804111713101423159300
1896 1C MS Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2424242437729812713514316319424135156310662048417258367704837210721
2424242849811081301381501732102784227311393275647276459792791550
0000001081301381501732102784227311393275647276459792700
0000001171321401561842253144928981721346452817081814900
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