As of June, 2024, a 1920 Penny, RB in uncirculated specimen can be valued between $26.00 and $350.00, depending on its grade and strike quality.

Looking back at auction records, the highest price was achieved by a Mint State grade that was hammered at $374.00 in the 08/22/2006 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: Victor David Brenner
Edge: Plain
Diameter: 19.00 millimeters
Weight: 3.11 grams
Mintage: 310,165,000
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc
Series: Lincoln Cents 1909-1958

1920 Penny, Rb (Regular Strike) – Price Chart

If you are aware of your coin’s grade, refer to the following chart to determine its value:

GradePrice($)
MS-66350.00
MS-65+215.00
MS-65160.00
MS-64+110.00
MS-6485.00
MS-63+60.00
MS-6355.00
MS-62+40.00
MS-6232.00
MS-6130.00
MS-6026.00

If you are unsure of the grade, you can assess it based on the coin’s condition. More detailed information here.

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
Mint State26.00350.00105.73

Please note that the estimated values are derived from the latest data in the PCGS Price Guide and are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. We strongly recommend reviewing actual auction records, which can be filtered by grade. For further insights, refer to our analysis report, which is based on these data.

Also, there are multiple versions of the 1920 Lincoln Cent (Wheat Reverse). We recommend checking the values of these coins as well to ensure a comprehensive assessment.

Coin NameMin Circulated Price($)Max Circulated Price($)Min Uncirculated Price($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1920-D Penny, BN (Regular Strike)1.0095.00100.00450.00
1920-S Penny, BN (Regular Strike)3.0090.00100.001,700.00
1920 Penny, BN (Regular Strike)1.0022.0024.00130.00
1920-D Penny, RD (Regular Strike)N/AN/A125.0021,500.00
1920-S Penny, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A140.009,000.00
1920-S Penny, RD (Regular Strike)N/AN/A325.0050,000.00
1920 Penny, RD (Regular Strike)N/AN/A30.0016,000.00
1920-D Penny, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A100.002,650.00

Coins listed have various mint marks and designations indicating where they were minted and if they are special strikes. To learn more about what the different mint marks and designations mean, please refer to our Mint Mark Chart and Coin Designation Reference Chart.

1920 Penny, Rb (Regular Strike) – Auction Chart & Report

This tool is very user-friendly. Simply select the coin grade, and our system will provide detailed information including:

  • Lowest Sale Price
  • Highest Sale Price
  • Average Sale Price
  • Most Recent Sale Price
  • Number of Sales
  • Sales Volume

You can also select different time periods for your query: 1 month, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, or All time, with the default set to All time.

Grade:
1m 6m 1y 3y All

$0.20

Lowest Sale Price
$374.00

Highest Sale Price
$72.23

Average Sale Price
$100.00

Most Recent Sale Price
46

Number of Sales
$3,322.41

Sales Volume

Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
MS-65+23.00299.00101.26
MS-6585.00180.00118.78
MS-640.20374.0072.23
MS-6313.00150.0038.26
MS-6214.0042.0024.00
AU-539.009.009.00

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1920 Penny, RB (Regular Strike) coin across various grades from AU-53 to MS-65+. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-64 having the highest max price $374.00.

Within each grade, there is also variability in prices, likely due to factors like specific coin characteristics or market conditions at time of sale. Overall, the chart illustrates how coin grade is a key driver of value for this particular 1920 Penny, RB (Regular Strike).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1920 Penny, RB (Regular Strike) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 64.65% share, followed by Great Collections / David Lawrence RC with 18.18% / 11.11% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1920 Penny, RB (Regular Strike) coin over the years. This visual representation traces the coin's value fluctuations, illustrating periods of increase, decrease, or stability in its average auction price.

Such a historical view is indispensable for collectors, investors, or researchers who are keen on comprehending the market dynamics and the coin's value trend over an extended period.

Raw Auction Records

Here are the lasted auction records from the auction history of the past years. You can filter these records by coin grade.

GradeGrade SourceSellerPrice($)Sold Date
MS-64NGCStack's Bowers100.0007/26/2023
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC141.0002/12/2023
MS-65ANACSHeritage Auctions99.0001/25/2023
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions124.0001/25/2023
MS-63NGCDavid Lawrence RC61.0007/03/2022
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions114.0005/18/2022
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions129.0005/18/2022
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC201.0004/03/2022
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers105.0008/31/2021
MS-65PCGSStack's Bowers180.0008/31/2021
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC95.0004/18/2021
MS-63PCGSDavid Lawrence RC44.0003/07/2021
MS-65PCGSDavid Lawrence RC110.2007/26/2020
MS-65PCGSDavid Lawrence RC85.0007/05/2020
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions109.0002/19/2020
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions132.0009/18/2019
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions109.0008/28/2019
MS-63NGCDavid Lawrence RC30.0006/09/2019
MS-65NGCHeritage Auctions104.0003/27/2019
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions144.0012/05/2018
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers50.0003/15/2017
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions43.0003/14/2017
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions94.0002/07/2017
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions141.0012/20/2016
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions48.0004/12/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions94.0012/21/2014
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections62.7011/30/2014
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections42.6611/02/2014
MS-63NGCGreat Collections21.0010/26/2014
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections29.0008/17/2014
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections116.6008/10/2014
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections19.1107/06/2014
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections29.0005/18/2014
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections43.7505/04/2014
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections40.0004/27/2014
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections29.0004/27/2014
MS-64NGCGreat Collections56.1004/27/2014
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections59.0012/15/2013
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions53.0007/22/2013
MS-62PCGSGreat Collections26.0003/10/2013
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions70.0002/18/2013
MS-64NGCGreat Collections45.0002/10/2013
MS-62NGCHeritage Auctions42.0001/28/2013
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions48.0001/21/2013
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections26.0011/25/2012
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions44.0011/19/2012
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections46.0010/28/2012
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions89.0010/01/2012
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections51.0009/30/2012
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions53.0005/28/2012
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions50.0005/07/2012
MS-62PCGSGreat Collections21.0005/06/2012
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions26.0001/16/2012
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions20.0010/24/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions44.0010/03/2011
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions56.0008/01/2011
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions44.0007/11/2011
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions94.0005/23/2011
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions44.0004/04/2011
MS-65+PCGSBowers & Merena86.0011/09/2010
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions161.0009/22/2010
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions58.0008/12/2009
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions74.0008/12/2009
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions150.0003/01/2009
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions54.0003/01/2009
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions31.0002/04/2009
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions345.0006/26/2008
AU-53ANACSDavid Lawrence RC9.0007/16/2007
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions155.0006/13/2007
MS-65+ANACSDavid Lawrence RC52.0002/12/2007
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions42.0001/01/2007
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions33.0011/15/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions374.0008/22/2006
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions39.0004/05/2006
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions27.0001/30/2006
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions51.0001/08/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions35.0001/08/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions42.0011/16/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions33.0010/16/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions37.0010/12/2005
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC20.0006/27/2005
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions104.0005/09/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions173.0002/23/2005
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions45.0011/24/2004
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions102.0009/29/2004
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions23.0009/22/2004
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions42.0005/26/2004
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions17.0003/03/2004
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0011/26/2003
MS-63ANACSHeritage Auctions13.0008/13/2003
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions121.0008/06/2003
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions43.0005/28/2003
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions31.0004/23/2003
MS-63ANACSHeritage Auctions150.0001/08/2003
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions24.0010/17/2001
MS-64NONEHeritage Auctions63.0001/04/2001
MS-65+ANACSHeritage Auctions299.0008/05/2000
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions14.0003/29/2000
MS-64NONEB. Max Mehl0.2006/01/1941