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    1942 Judd-2054 Experimental Cent, SP62
    RB 42-23, Zinc-Coated Steel
    Philadelphia Mint Production

    1942 1C Experimental Zinc-Coated Steel Cent, Judd-2054, RB 42-23, R.7, SP62 PCGS. Third Reverse. Roger W. Burdette records five varieties of experimental steel or zinc cents that were produced at the Philadelphia Mint. The variety cataloged as RB 42-23 is the most plentiful of those varieties, and yet only a handful are known. These are highly collectible Philadelphia Mint patterns for the advanced specialist. This piece has muted light gray surfaces while retaining full luster.

    This piece, the two blank planchets in lot 5363, and the example in lot 5364, all came together in the brown envelope that accompanies lot 5363. Please refer to the comments at that lot for additional information.


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    August, 2017
    2nd-6th Wednesday-Sunday
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