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1938 Lincoln Cent NGC MS66 Red

1938 Lincoln Cent NGC MS66 RD
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Why Buy This MS66 RD 1938 Lincoln Cent?

The Lincoln cent is still in production today, and these coins are very widely collected. The series began in 1909 when the Lincoln design replaced the Indian Head design. The Lincoln cent offered here was struck in 1938 at the Philadelphia Mint. There were 156,682,000 of these minted.

Exquisite Designs by Brenner

On the obverse, an impressive portrait of Abraham Lincoln is displayed. Lincoln is facing the right and has finely detailed hair. This design is the work of Victor David Brenner. If you're looking for the date, it's located on this side of the coin to the right of Lincoln.

The reverse shows the face value at the center of the design. This side is also inscribed with "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA." A pair of wheat ears is also included in this design.

MS66 RD from NGC

The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation was selected to grade this coin. On their 70 point grading scale, it was given the grade of Mint State 66 for its gem uncirculated condition. It also received the Red designation for its original mint color.

Order while you have the chance, this NGC MS66 RD 1938 Lincoln cent could be yours.

Year of Issue:1938
Mint:U.S. Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Finish:Mint State
Weight in Grams:3.11 g
Weight in Ounces:0.1 oz
Diameter:19 mm
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Obverse Design:Right-Facing Lincoln
Reverse Design:Denomination Between Wheat Stalks
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