Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Cents (1859-1909)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 53,598,000
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Bronze
Weight: 3.1100g
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
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1899 1C MS obverse 1899 1C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

This date had a very high mintage and is common in all grades. Even fully red gems exist in good numbers, with this date being among the most often seen in such condition.

Several date-punching varieties are known for this date, but interest in them seems limited to series specialists.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/16/2019

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1899 1C MS BN
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 2.00 3.00 4.00 5.00 15.00 20.00 25.00 30.00 35.00 40.00 45.00 60.00 65.00 100.00 145 325 850 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 75.00 115 - - - -
1899 1C MS RB
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 75.00 100.00 130 230 615 2000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 110 150 290 - - -
1899 1C MS RD
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 100.00 150 200 525 1150 7500 45000 - -
$ - - - - - - - - 170 275 800 1600 9000 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1670
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 68

The chart showing G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series, 68 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 11/19/2019 1899 1C MS BN
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-48-9313891741-65611918587121---578
-----------------1----1
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Total-48-9313891741-65611918587131---579
 -1 %1 %-2 %1 %2 %1 %2 %3 %7 %-1 %10 %21 %32 %15 %2 %0 %--- 
1899 1C MS RB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-------------13108357208361---723
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---------------21-----3
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Total-------------13108359209361---726
 -------------2 %15 %49 %29 %5 %0 %--- 
1899 1C MS RD
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-------------191401575291--369
----------------11----2
---------------121----4
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Total-------------191411605491--375
 -------------0 %2 %38 %43 %14 %2 %0 %-- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/21/2008 NGC MS 65   Red David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 276, 282/Lot# 5053 $611.80
11/15/2009 PCGS MS 62   Brown Teletrade Auction 2771, 2771/Lot# 1028 $50.00
1/30/2011 PCGS MS 64   Red Goldberg January 30 - February 3, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 62/Lot# 1141 $184.00
4/21/2013 PCGS MS 64   Red Brown Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131318/Lot# 28777 $103.40
6/29/2014 PCGS MS 64   Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 195/Lot# 204194 $59.40
10/10/2014 PCGS MS 65   Red Brown Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 14445 $258.50
5/31/2015 PCGS MS 65   Red Brown Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131523/Lot# 24050 $223.25
8/9/2015 NGC MS 64   Red Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131533/Lot# 25741 $188.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1899 1C MS BN
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base161616162859811021061151311631832202723515869331021111412761893
161616203866881031091201421701952372984297029621052116814820
000000881031091201421701952372984297029621052116800
000000951051121261521762082553255088179921083122200
1899 1C MS RB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2020202032678911511912714320125525533653982011732614280131194281
2020202444749811612213216221925528240463393816532676290735060
0000009811612213216221925528240463393816532676290700
000000106118124138182237255309471726105521342739301300
1899 1C MS RD
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2424242437769812713514315522027828846378314102385668599181072113527
24242428508310813013814717723928134657099217353818776310186116560
0000001081301381471772392813465709921735381877631018600
00000011713214015119825928540567612012060525288401045300
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