The Lincoln Cent, designed by Victor David Brenner, was first minted in 1909 and continues to be minted to this day. This 1965 Lincoln Cent depicts the Lincoln Memorial reverse design, which was designed by Frank Gasparro. This specific example comes from a Special Mint Set. These sets were only issued for 3 years total. Special Mint Sets were issued instead of Proof sets from 1965 to 1967. With a vibrant blue patina that encompasses both the obverse and reverse of the coin, this stunning 1965 SMS Lincoln Cent is like nothing you have ever seen.