Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Cents (1859-1909)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 87,374,704
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Bronze
Weight: 3.1100g
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
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1902 1C MS obverse 1902 1C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

This issue has the third highest mintage of the Indian Head series, and examples in all grades are plentiful. Mint State pieces typically are less than fully struck.

Only minor varieties are known for this date, and these have garnered little attention from anyone but series specialists.

GRADE SUMMARY

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/9/2016

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1902 1C MS Brown
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Base $ 1.25 2.25 2.75 5.00 12.00 22.00 25.00 29.00 33.00 38.00 40.00 50.00 60.00 90.00 160 340 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 65.00 100.00 175 - - -
1902 1C MS Red Brown
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 40.00 45.00 60.00 75.00 140 250 625 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 85.00 155 290 1075 - -
1902 1C MS Red
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 80.00 135 260 750 2100 13750 20500 - -
$ - - - - - - - 90.00 150 300 1300 3550 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1874
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: 12/10/2018 1902 1C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-121029718751842-11821631967013----665
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Total-121029718751842-11821641967013----666
 -2 %2 %0 %1 %1 %3 %1 %1 %3 %6 %-2 %12 %25 %29 %11 %2 %---- 
1902 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------23317836217819----772
---------------1------1
----------------11----2
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Total------------23317836317920----775
 ------------0 %4 %23 %47 %23 %3 %---- 
1902 1C MS Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------143715512595191--437
---------------1------1
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Total------------143715612595191--438
 ------------0 %1 %8 %36 %29 %22 %4 %0 %-- 

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1/11/1997 PCGS MS 65   Red Brown Heritage Auctions 1997 F.U.N. Signature Sale #165, 165/Lot# 7333 $161.00
7/8/2007 NGC MS 63   Red Teletrade Auction 2391, 2391/Lot# 1025 $123.20
11/10/2008 NGC MS 65   Red Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 299, 305/Lot# 54 $161.00
9/19/2010 NGC MS 66   Red Brown Goldberg $661.00
8/8/2014 NGC MS 64   Brown Stack's Bowers iAuction 3494, 6045/Lot# 21120 $41.13
8/31/2014 PCGS MS 64   Red Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/31/2014, 189/Lot# 200616 $96.00
1/6/2016 PCGS MS 66   Red Heritage Auctions 2016 January 6 - 11 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Tampa Session(3), 1231/Lot# 4522 $2,467.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1902 1C MS Brown
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Base1616161616457289102115123147155183220336563891975106612221820
16161616265478931061181311501641952594126729191005111814210
00000078931061181311501641952594126729191005111800
00000083981111201391521742082974877829471036117000
1902 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base202020202054819811112713516318320928847772511731276126415762292
2020202031638710211613014417019223535156087412071276136818150
0000008710211613014417019223535156087412071276136800
00000092107122132154176200262414642102412421276147200
1902 1C MS Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base24242424246389106123139147179201288463745139324955747682074319588
24242424377295112128142158186230346557961176035796105702481500
00000095112128142158186230346557961176035796105702400
0000001001171341441681942594056511177212846636462722700
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