NGC Vintage and Modern US Coin Highlights in the Stack’s Bowers ANA Auctions

Posted on 8/14/2017

Unique cent recently discovered in circulation and certified by NGC realizes $18,800.

The Stack's Bowers August 2017 ANA - Session 4 - Rarities Night auction, held Aug. 3, 2017, featured a number of exceptional results for NGC-certified coins.

1982-D Small Date Bronze cent
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Among them was a 1982-D Small Date Bronze cent, which had been submitted to NGC by a Minnesota collector examining a hoard of cents from circulation. The coin was graded NGC AU 58 BN and certified as a “Discovery Coin” for a mint error that occurred amid the United States’ transition from bronze to bronze-plated zinc cents. Read more about the coin here. This coin (lot 2031) realized $18,800 at auction.

Below is a list of other auction highlights:

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