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    20-Piece Group of Experimental Cent Planchets,
    Cent Planchets, and Cents,
    All From the Year 1943

    20-Piece Lot of (1943) Experimental Cent Planchets, Cent Planchets, and Cents NGC. Ex: Philadelphia Collection. All 20 pieces are separately housed in NGC holders. One of the coins is a 1943 cent -- Struck on an Experimental Zinc-coated Antimony and Steel Planchet -- MS63 NGC, 2.7 gm, similar to Judd-2085 although no Judd designation is on the NGC holder. Three of the pieces are ungraded copper-plated steel blanks, 2.8 gm, from January 1943. Nine pieces are as follows: (1) Type One Blank, First Test Run, 2.7 gm; (3) Type One Blank, Feb. 1943, 2.6 gm; (1) Type One Blank, Feb. 1943, 2.7 gm; (1) Type One Blank, 2.7 gm; (1) Zinc-Plated Steel Type One Blank, 2.5 gm; (1) Zinc-Coated Steel Planchet, 2.8 gm; (1) Planchet, 2.7 gm. Additionally, the lot includes seven normal 1943-dated cents: (1) 1943 MS61; (2) 1943 MS62; (2) 1943 MS63; 1943-D MS66; and a 1943-S MS63.

    The prospective bidder is encouraged to review a related five-piece experimental cent collection that realized $161,000 as lot 2382 in our January 2010 FUN sale.(Registry values: N1)

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2016
    10th-14th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 22
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