LINCOLN CENT RPMS 1952

Revised on April 21, 2015

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

 

 

1952-D

1952-D/S

1952-S

 

 

 

 

1952-D

RPM-001

Description:

D/D Northwest

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

UVC-411

 

DMR-002

 

Stage A:

 

Strong secondary mintmark EDS

Die gouge above UST of TRUST

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

 

Strong secondary mintmark MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

 

Medium secondary mintmark LMDS

Obverse die gouge worn away

Reverse is LMDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-002

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-7

Mint State: URS-6

Markers:

Lower serif is from a damaged punch

UVC-412

DMR-003

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EMDS

Stage B:

Die crack on forehead MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-003

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-7

Mint State: URS-7

Markers:

UVC-413

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch behind head under O of GOD MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Small die chip at tip of 9 of date LDS

Die crack on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-004

Description:

D/D East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-414

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-005

Description:

D/D East CONECA Top 100

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-415

DMR-006

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Die break on T of CENT LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-006

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-416

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

 

Die crack across lower lapel LDS

Die crack lapel to rim

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-D

RPM-007

Description:

D/D North

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

UVC-417

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die chip at tip of 9 of date LDS

Small die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-008

Description:

D/D/D/D Quadrupled serifs

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-7

Mint State: URS-6

Markers:

UVC-418

DMR-009

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Obverse is MDS

Die break on T of CENT LDS

Medium die chip in Right wheat grains

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Die crack lower Right wheat to rim VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-009

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-419

DMR-010

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Die crack Northeast from D of VDB to lapel MDS

Die chip on T of CENT MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-010

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

UVC-420

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch curving up from back of collar MDS

Small die chips on the stem of the T of CENT MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-011

Description:

D/D/D West, Lower serif

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-421

DMR-012

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

 

Obverse is EMDS

Die gouge in field East of lower T of CENT EMDS

Stage C:



Light die crack on forehead LMDS

Light die crack in hair

Light die clash at throat

Die crack East of lower T of CENT LMDS

Die chips on the stem and Right crossbar of the T of CENT

Die clash through C of CENT

Stage D:

Die crack from shoulder to rim West of VDB VLDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-D

RPM-012

Description:

D/D/D Upper serifs

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Lower serif is from a damaged punch

UVC-422

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Die break on T of CENT MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1952-D

RPM-013

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-423

DMR-014

Stage A:

Strong secondary mintmark to the North EDS

Die break on T of CENT LDS

UVC-424

DMR-015

Stage B:

Weak secondary mintmark to the North MDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1952-D

RPM-014

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

UVC-425

DMR-016

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Light die crack over VDB LMDS

Small depression on T of CENT LMDS

Stage D:

Obverse is LDS

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1952-D

RPM-015

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-426

DMR-017

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

 

 

Light die crack in hair LDS

Die gouge under lapel

Die gouge South-Southwest across vest

Reverse is LDS

Stage D:

Die gouge on vest worn away VLDS

Die chips on T of CENT VLDS

Reported by:

Ken Potter

 

1952-D

RPM-016

Description:

Unassigned

Grade:

Rarity:

Overall: URS-0

Mint State: URS-0

Markers:

Previous was rejected as too minor to list.

UVC-427

DMR-018

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

 

1952-D

RPM-017

Description:

D/D Rotated CW

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

UVC-428

DMR-019

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1952-D

RPM-018

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-429

DMR-020

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ken Potter

 

1952-D

RPM-019

Description:

D/D West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-430

DMR-021

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Light die crack at lower tip of 9 of date MDS

Light die crack in hair

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Die crack on forehead LDS

Numerous die scratches on Reverse LDS
Die chips on T of CENT

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-D

RPM-020

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-431

DMR-022

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die crack North-Northwest from V of VDB MDS

Die chip off back of upper E of ONE MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-D

RPM-021

Description:

D/D Rotated CCW

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

UVC-1086

DMR-024

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die crack from rim over VDB onto shoulder LDS

Light die crack on back of lower lapel

Die crack on forehead

Die clash at throat and behind neck

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Ken Chylinski

 

1952-D

RPM-022

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

UVC-1087

DMR-026

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ken Chylinski

 

1952-D

RPM-023

Description:

D/D South

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

UVC-1089

DMR-027

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

 

 

Die crack from upper mintmark to 9 of date LMDS

Die crack Northwest across shoulder

Die crack on forehead

Die chip in hair

Die chips on T of CENT LMDS

Stage D:

Obverse is LDS

Stronger die chips on T of CENT LDS

Reported by:

Frank Baumann

 

1952-D

RPM-024

Description:

D/D Rotated CW

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-1149

DMR-028

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Light die gouge in front of lips MDS

Die break on lower stem of the T of CENT LDS

UVC-2510

DMR-031

Stage C:

Obverse is LMDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Doug Yost, Eric Axtell

 

1952-D

RPM-025

Description:

D/D/D South, South

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

UVC-1166

DMR-029

Stage A:

Several curving die scratches through GOD WE EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-D/S

OMM-001

Description:

D/S South; FS-01-1952D-511 (21.6)

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-9

Mint State: URS-7

Markers:

UVC-432

DMR-023

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LMDS

X die scratch between NT of CENT LMDS

Stage D:

Obverse is LDS

Die gouge from E of E PLURIBUS to N of UNITED LDS

Stage E:

 

Obverse is LDS

Die chip on T of CENT LDS

Die gouge abraded away

Stage F:

Very weak secondary mintmark VLDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-001

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-433

DMR-002

Stage A:

Concentric circle lathe marks on head EMDS

Patch of parallel die scratches under N of CENT EMDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-002

Description:

S/S Northwest

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-434

DMR-003

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Die clash at throat and behind neck EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage C:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage D:

Light die crack on forehead LDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage E:

 

 

Strong die crack on forehead VLDS

Medium die crack in hair

Light die crack on 9 of date to lower mintmark

Medium die break in upper Left wheat grains VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-003

Description:

S/S/S East, Lower serif CONECA Top 100

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-435

DMR-004

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

 

Light die crack over VDB EMDS

Die clash at throat

Reverse is EMDS

Stage C:

Medium die crack over VDB LMDS

Numerous die scratches North-South on Reverse LMDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-004

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-1077

DMR-022

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Five parallel die gouges behind bust MDS

Die crack upper Right wheat to rim MDS

Two strong die gouges between lower Right wheat and rim

UVC-436

DMR-005

Stage C:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse die changed MDS

Stage D:

 

 

Small die chip in lower 5 of date LMDS

Die crack on 9 of date to 5 of date

Die crack North-South on lapel

Reverse is LMDS

Stage E:

Die crack head to rim through Left leg of W of WE LDS

Die crack on shoulder

Die chip on upper 9 of date

Medium die chip in lower 5 of date

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-005

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS66

Rarity:

Overall: URS-7

Mint State: URS-6

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-437

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches North-South in front of face EMDS

Die gouge North-South between TE of UNITED EMDS

Stage C:

Weak Obverse die scratches LMDS

Reverse die gouge is worn away LMDS

Stage D:

 

Die crack on forehead LDS

Die crack in lower 5 of date

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-006

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-4

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-438

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Small die gouge above S of TRUST MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

 

 

Light die crack on 9 of date LMDS

Die clash at throat and behind head

Die crack in Right wheat grains LMDS

Die crack lower Right wheat to rim

UVC-439

 

DMR-008

 

Stage D:

 

Heavy die scratches North-South on Obverse LMDS

Die clash abraded away

Die gouge above S of TRUST worn away

Reverse die changed EDS

Stage E:

 

 

Weak Obverse die scratches LDS

Die clash at throat and behind head

S curved die scratch South from T of UNITED MDS

Die clash under C of AMERICA

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-007

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-6

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-440

DMR-009

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Die scratches North-South on Obverse MDS

Two die gouges behind bust next to rim

Die chip in Left wheat lines LDS

Stage C:

Weak Obverse die scratches LDS

Die chip on T of CENT VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1952-S

RPM-008

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-441

DMR-010

Stage A:

Die gouge East of VDB EDS

Numerous die scratches North-South on Reverse EDS

Stage B:

 

Light double die clash at throat and behind neck MDS

Die crack over VDB

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

 

Obverse is LMDS

Die crack Left wheat lines to rim LMDS

Die crack Right wheat grains to rim

UVC-1129

DMR-024

Stage D:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-S

RPM-009

Description:

S/S North

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-442

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Ellis

 

1952-S

RPM-010

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-443

DMR-012

Stage A:

Light die scratches on Obverse EDS

Die gouge through last U of PLURIBUS EDS

Stage B:

Obverse is EMDS

New die scratch pattern on Reverse EMDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Lew Bundy

 

1952-S

RPM-011

Description:

S/S West (replacement)

Grade:

MS-64

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

UVC-444

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

V shaped die scratches on upper back shoulder MDS

Strong die scratches on back of neck

Light die clash at throat

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Eric Axtell

 

1952-S

RPM-012

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-445

DMR-014

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Long die scratch from Y of LIBERTY to N of IN MDS

Die crack in Right wheat grains MDS

Stage C:

 

Obverse is LDS

Die chip inside lower Left wheat grains LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-S

RPM-013

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

Main mintmark is higher than RPM-011

UVC-446

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Numerous die scratches North-South on Obverse EMDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ed Miller

 

1952-S

RPM-014

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-4

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-447

DMR-016

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Die crack on forehead MDS

Very strong die scratches North-South through 19 of date

Reverse is LDS

UVC-3048

DMR-029

Stage C:

Small die chip of back of 9 of date LMDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Stage D:

Die crack from 9 to 5 of date LDS

Die scratches North-South in C of CENT MDS

Reported by:

Lew Bundy, Frank Bruske

 

1952-S

RPM-015

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-5

Mint State: URS-5

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-448

DMR-017

Stage A:

Die gouge through V of V.D.B. EDS

Die scratches North-South behind head and on neck

Reverse is EDS

 

 

Stage B:

Die gouge over E of WE EMDS

Die clash at throat and behind head

Reverse is EMDS

Stage C:

Obverse is MDS

Die chips on stem of T of CENT MDS

Stage D:

Die chip in upper 9 of date LMDS

Die cracks in hair and on forehead
Reverse is LMDS

 

 

Stage E:

Strong die clash above head LDS

Die crack on shoulder

Strong die clash through wheat stems LDS

Reported by:

Lew Bundy

 

1952-S

RPM-016

Description:

S/S East

Grade:

MS63

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-449

DMR-018

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

 

 

 

Die crack on 9 of date with die chip between 9 and 5 LDS

Die crack along lapel fold

Die crack North-South in hair

Heavy die cracks on forehead

Die chip in lower Right wheat grains LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-S

RPM-017

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-450

DMR-019

Stage A:

Strong die scratches North-South on Obverse EDS

Strong die scratches North-South on Reverse EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952-S

RPM-018

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-451

DMR-020

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die clash at throat and in front of 1 of date MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Paul Funaiole

 

1952-S

RPM-019

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-3

Mint State: URS-3

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-1085

DMR-023

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Light die scratch Southwest from 9 of date through lapel EMDS

Numerous die scratches North-South on Reverse EMDS

Stage C:

Two die gouges under lapel MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage D:

Die clash at throat LMDS

Two die chips in lower Right wheat grains LMDS

Stage E:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Wayne Herndon

 

1952-S

RPM-020

Description:

S/S/S East, West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-004 (Trumpet tail)

UVC-1135

DMR-025

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die gouge near rim South of mintmark MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Doug Yost

 

1952-S

RPM-021

Description:

S/S West

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-2

Mint State: URS-2

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-1147

DMR-026

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Die crack lower Right wheat to rim LDS

Reported by:

Scott Rusch

 

1952-S

RPM-022

Description:

S/S Rotated CCW

Grade:

MS65

Rarity:

Overall: URS-1

Mint State: URS-1

Markers:

Obverse is MMS-008 (Large mintmark)

UVC-1162

DMR-027

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Paul Funaiole