1971-S 1C, RD MS (PCGS# 2947)

2005 March Palm Beach, FL Signature Sale #368

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    7624
  • Grade:
    AU58
  • Price:
    $8,050.00
Lot Description
1971-S 1C Lincoln Cent--Struck on an Aluminum Planchet--AU58 NGC. 0.75 grams. This weighs less than one-fourth the standard for a Lincoln Cent, and it is clearly a wrong planchet/wrong metal error, struck on an unidentified planchet probably intended for a foreign coinage. At the time, the United States Mint was striking aluminum coinage for Nepal and the Philippines.
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