LINCOLN CENT RPMS 1945

Revised on July 28, 2015

Copyright 2011 by James Wiles, Used with permission from CONECA.

 

 

1945-D

1945-S

 

 

 

 

1945-D

RPM-001

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-187

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

Die scratch from tie East to rim LDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage D:

 

Die crack on forehead VLDS

Die scratch almost worn away

Light die crack on T of CENT VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-002

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-188

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-003

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

UVC-189

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

 

Die crack head to rim through Right leg of the W of WE LDS

Die crack across shoulder to lapel

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-004

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

UVC-190

DMR-005

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

UVC-2588

DMR-029

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse die changed LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-005

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-6

Markers:

UVC-191

DMR-006

Stage A:

Medium secondary mintmark EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Stage D:

 

Very weak secondary mintmark VLDS

Two die cracks on forehead

Die crack in lower Right wheat grains LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-006

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-192

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

UVC-193

DMR-008

Stage D:

Obverse is VLDS

Reverse die changed EMDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-007

Description:

D/D Northwest

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-6

Markers:

UVC-194

DMR-009

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Medium secondary mintmark MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

 

 

Weak secondary mintmark LDS

Light die crack over eye

Die clash from N of CENT at throat

Die break in upper Right wheat grains LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-008

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

AU

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

UVC-195

DMR-010

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-009

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-196

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-D

RPM-010

Description:

D/D North CONECA Top 100

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-197

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Die gouge through lower Left O of OF LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-D

RPM-011

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-198

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Secondary mintmark shows West of vertical upright MDS

Die clash from N of CENT at throat

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Secondary mintmark is only inside primary Mintmark LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-D

RPM-012

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS60

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

UVC-199

DMR-014

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-D

RPM-013

Description:

D/D Southwest

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-200

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

 

Die crack in hair LDS

Die crack head to rim through first T of TRUST

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-D

RPM-014

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

AU

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

UVC-201

 

 

DMR-016

 

 

Stage A:

 

 

Very light secondary mintmark EDS

Circular die gouge under bust

Circular die gouge though upper IN GOD WE

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-D

RPM-015

Description:

D/D Rotated CW

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-1113

DMR-017

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Two die scratches North from nose and eyebrow halfway to R of TRUST MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Wilson

 

1945-S

RPM-001

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-202

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South through I of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage C:

Die scratches are weak LDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage D:

Die scratches worn away VLDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-002

Description:

S/S/S West, Serifs

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-203

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South through RTY of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

Die scratches are very weak LDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-003

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-204

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South on Obverse MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-004

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-205

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-005

Description:

S/S Northeast CONECA Top 100

Grade:

AU

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-206

DMR-007

Stage A:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

Die clash from N of CENT at throat MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Die clash worn away LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-006

Description:

S/S South CONECA Top 100

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-006 (Ball serif)

UVC-207

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Medium secondary mintmark to the South MDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

Weak secondary mintmark to the South LDS

Reverse is LDS

UVC-208

DMR-009

Stage D:

Secondary Mintmark to the West only VLDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-007

Description:

S/S/S West, West

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-209

DMR-010

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-008

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-210

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die clash at throat MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Die clash worn away LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1945-S

RPM-009

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-211

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Wilson

 

1945-S

RPM-010

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-212

DMR-013

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage B:

Die gouge over first T of TRUST MDS

Reverse is VLDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ken Potter

 

1945-S

RPM-011

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-213

DMR-014

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-012

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-214

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Long die gouge across upper hair LDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage D:

Die gouges worn away VLDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-013

Description:

S/S Southeast

Grade:

XF

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-215

DMR-016

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-014

Description:

S/S Northeast

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-006 (Ball serif)

UVC-216

DMR-017

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-015

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-217

DMR-018

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South through RTY of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Carole Kelsey

 

1945-S

RPM-016

Description:

S/S/S North, East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-218

DMR-019

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Carole Kelsey

 

1945-S

RPM-017

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

RPM is further South than RPM-008

UVC-219

DMR-020

Stage A:

Die scratches North-South on Obverse EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Miller

 

1945-S

RPM-018

Description:

S/S North

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-006 (Ball serif)

UVC-220

DMR-021

Stage A:

Die gouge on lower front lapel EDS

Reverse is VLDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Wilson

 

1945-S

RPM-019

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-221

DMR-022

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Wilson

 

1945-S

RPM-020

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-006 (Ball serif)

UVC-222

DMR-023

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Bill Wilson

 

1945-S

RPM-021

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-223

DMR-024

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Very heavy die gouge between D and W of GOD WE MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-022

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-006 (Ball serif)

UVC-224

DMR-025

Stage A:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse EMDS

Light die scratches North-South on Reverse EMDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1945-S

RPM-023

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-225

DMR-026

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1945-S

RPM-024

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-1115

DMR-027

Stage A:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse EMDS

Die scratches North-South through NE of ONE EMDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ken Chylinski

 

1945-S

RPM-025

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-1177

DMR-028

Stage A:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse EMDS

Reverse is EMDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Paul Funaiole

 

1945-S

RPM-026

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-1198

DMR-029

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Brian Ribar

 

1945-S

RPM-027

Description:

S/S South

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-2547

DMR-035

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Brian Ribar

 

1945-S

RPM-028

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-2548

DMR-036

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Brian Ribar

 

1945-S

RPM-029

Description:

S/S Rotated CCW

Grade:

AU55

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-2549

DMR-037

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Brian Ribar

 

1945-S

RPM-030

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

AU55

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-2300

DMR-039

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South on Obverse MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Eric Axtell

 

1945-S

RPM-031

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-3343

DMR-040

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South on Obverse EMDS

Die scratches North-South on Reverse EMDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Eric Axtell

 

1945-S

RPM-032

Description:

S/S/S North, East

Grade:

MS64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

Previously LISTED as RPM-016, stage A.

Mintmark is slightly lower than RPM-016.

UVC-3348

DMR-041

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

John Bordner