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    1929-S Cent, MS66+ Red
    Registry-Quality Example

    1929-S 1C MS66+ Red PCGS. The 1929-S is one of the more challenging issues in the Lincoln cent series in Gem or finer full Red grades, and is rare at the Premium Gem Red level. This piece is tied with just 29 others as the finest at PCGS (10/15), and is numerically equal to the example represented in the current highest-rated Registry Set. Satiny copper-orange luster encompasses each side, while the design elements show above-average definition. A few tiny carbon specks are noted upon close examination, though the surfaces are otherwise beautifully preserved.(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 22CW, PCGS# 2602)

    Weight: 3.11 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2016
    6th-11th Wednesday-Monday
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