Value of 1984 Double Die Lincoln Memorial Cent

Approximate Current Value: $0.01

Diameter: 19.00 mm
Mintage/Proof: 8,151,079,000 / 0
Weight: 2.50 grams
Metal: Zinc
I Own 1984 Lincoln Memorial Cents (1959-2008)

History, Information, and Value of 1984 Double Die Obverse Lincoln Memorial Cent

Value of 1984 Double Die Obverse Lincoln Memorial Cent

The 1984 Double Die Obverse Lincoln Memorial Cent is one of the cooler coins to collect. This coin is often called the Double Ear Cent because the doubling on the obverse of the coin happened on Lincoln’s ear. There have been around 2,000 coins that have been professionally graded. Each coin has come back with an average grade of MS65. The demand for this coin is high, and in certain conditions it can bring a premium. Contact a dealer to have the coin authenticated.

The text on the Lincoln one cent coin reads as follows. Obverse: LIBERTY; Date; IN GOD WE TRUST | Reverse: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA; E PLURIBUS UNUM; ONE CENT.

Most Lincoln Memorial $0.01 coins are easily found as circulation coinage. If you are looking to purchase one of these coins, they can typically be found with little difficulty. As always, look for the high grade coins, and if available, try to get a coin that is already certified. Our coin experts are interested in making offers on any coin that is a high Mint State Grade (such as MS67 and higher), or any coin that has a double die variety or other Mint error. If you have one of these coins, please contact us to have the coin appraised. We are rare coin experts and can make you an offer for what your coin is worth. For circulated coins in low grades, you can easily buy or sell a Lincoln penny by visiting your local coin dealer. If you have any more questions about one cent coins, please contact our experts.