1909 S Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny Value
1909 S Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny Value depends on if the coin is red- red and brown or brown, and in that order (Image examples below).
An example in G4 (Good) is worth an average of $60 and an MS64 Red (Mint State) $550, and all other grade values will fall somewhere in between those two.
Lincoln Wheat Cents are often called pennies and where minted from 1909 to 1958 with the exception of 1943 when they were struck on steel planchets. The alloy is often referred to as copper but technically the composition is bronze (see specifications below).
Images of Brown, Red Brown and Red Cents
Designer: Victor David Brenner
Diameter: 19 millimeters
Metal content: Copper – 95%, Tin and Zinc – 5%
Weight: 48 grains (3.11 grams)
*Damaged, cleaned or even un-graded (raw) coins will trade for less. Often a damaged or cleaned coin will sell for up to 50% less than listed values.