1972-D 1C, RD MS (PCGS# 2956)
The November 2010 Baltimore Auction
Auctioneer: Bowers & Merena
Lot Number: 203
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1972-D Lincoln Cent--Double Struck, Second Strike 75% Off Center--MS-64 RD (PCGS). The second strike of rotated 180 degrees in relation to the first, and it is off center at just before 9 o'clock. Two dates are visible, but only one D mintmark. A lustrous, pinkish-red piece with no blemishes of note. The PCGS insert omits the D mintmark and incorrectly assigns this error Lincoln Cent to the Philadelphia Mint.