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    Choice 1937-D Three-Legged Nickel With Attractive, Original Patina

    1937-D 5C Three-Legged MS64 PCGS. Excessive die polishing that was meant to remove clashmarks created this, one of the most popular errors in U.S. numismatics. Mint State examples are not offered with any regularity, and when they are, advanced collectors are quick to snatch them up. With generally bold definition and no singularly mentionable blemishes, we anticipate that this near-Gem will have little trouble finding a new owner. The soft, satiny surfaces are overlaid in mottled lilac, rose, and golden-gray colored iridescence that only enhances the already impressive eye appeal. Worthy of a strong bid. (NGC ID# 22SX, PCGS# 3982)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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

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    September, 2002
    26th-28th Thursday-Saturday
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