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1952-S Lincoln Cent NGC MS66 RD

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Why buy this 1952-S Lincoln Cent?

Students of history and science alike are sure to love this 1952-S Lincoln Cent. The coin was struck during the Korean War in the year that Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the throne. 1952 was also the year that the Big Bang Theory was proposed and the first thermonuclear weapon to utilize Edward Teller and Stanislaw Ulam's H-bomb design was detonated.

  • This piece is 1 cent legal tender in the United States.
  • This coin bears the "S" mint mark of the San Francisco Mint.
  • The Lincoln Cent has been issued every year since 1909.
  • This piece was struck in the year that Queen Elizabeth II was coronated.
  • Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) graded this piece Mint State 66.
  • NGC certified this coin Red.

Historic President Abraham Lincoln Design by Victor D. Brenner

Obverse: Victor D. Brenner's right-side portrait of President Abraham Lincoln features on the obverse. "LIBERTY" and "1952" are inscribed to the left and right of the image, respectively. The national motto, "IN GOD WE TRUST," is above.

Reverse: Brenner's reverse design consists of two ears of wheat flanking inscriptions of the coin's face value, "ONE CENT," and country of issue, "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA." The second statutory motto, "E PLURIBUS UNUM," is included along the rim at the top. Victor D. Brenner was born in the Russian Empire in what is today Lithuania. He immigrated to the United States and is best known today for designing this coin.

Exquisite MS66 RD

This piece earned a Mint State 66 grade from the experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). That grade means that it was struck very well and it was also certified Red.

Don't miss your chance to own this 1952-S Lincoln Cent.

This 1952-S Lincoln Cent NGC MS66 RD is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.

Year of Issue:1952
Mint:U.S. Mint
Mint Mark:S
Branch:San Francisco
Grading Service:NGC
Finish:Mint State
Weight in Grams:3.1100 g
Weight in Ounces:0.1 oz
Diameter:19 mm
Edge Type:Plain
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Obverse Design:Abraham Lincoln portrait
Reverse Design:Denomination Between Wheat Stalks
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Victor D. Brenner
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Victor D. Brenner
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