Coin Specifications

Category: Lincoln Cents, Memorial Reverse (1959-2008)
Mint: San Francisco
Obverse Designer: Victor D. Brenner
Reverse Designer: Frank Gasparro
Composition: Brass
Weight: 3.1100g
Diameter: 19mm
Edge: Plain
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1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF obverse 1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF reverse
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/15/2019

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1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RDU
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 0.75 0.75 1.45 2.10 3.60 6.00 10.00 14.00 18.00 35.00 4000

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1439
Low Grade: 63
Average Grade: 68
High Grade: 70

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 12/3/2019 1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RD
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-------------------215-17
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Total-------------------215-17
 -------------------12 %88 %- 
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----------------11---2
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Total-----------------11---2
 -----------------50 %50 %--- 
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RDC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------------11375-17
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Total----------------11375-17
 ----------------6 %6 %18 %41 %29 %- 
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RBU
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------------2-22---6
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Total---------------2-22---6
 ---------------33 %-33 %33 %--- 
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RDU
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--------------2-43010043382441397
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Total--------------2-43010043382441397
 --------------0 %-0 %2 %7 %31 %59 %0 % 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
2/26/1996 NGC PF 69   Red, Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 0818, 818/Lot# 218 $39.24
3/4/1996 NGC PF 69   Red, Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 0820, 820/Lot# 185 $35.97
2/26/1997 NGC PF 69   Red, Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 0923, 923/Lot# 1097 $54.50
5/5/1997 NGC PF 69   Red, Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 0942, 942/Lot# 1106 $29.75
7/27/1998 NGC PF 69   Red, Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 1071, 1071/Lot# 1176 $26.75
2/20/2007 NGC PF 67   Red, Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Coin Auction #27024, 27024/Lot# 11287 $10.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RDC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333333333333916285063131163
33333333333333511203554861420
000000333333335112035548600
0000003333333371424435910800
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RBU
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333333333333333333123
33333333333333333333430
0000003333333333333300
0000003333333333333300
1981 S TYPE 1 1C PF RDU
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333333612203754721433447
333333333333348152643609612440
000000333333348152643609600
00000033333335101731486611900
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Grade: PF 70 RD ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 3447
Owner: lightningsquid
 
Grade: PF 70 RD ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 3447
Owner: zacharis425
 
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