Lovely 1982-D Small Date

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by MCPark82, Jul 4, 2020.

  1. MCPark82

    MCPark82 Active Member

    I was going through a jar or 1982s tonight and had forgotten how pretty some of them were! I think last time I looked at these was quite a while ago and I was only looking for a possible small date copper and nothing else. This one looks pretty great though! 125F1376-1269-4FA3-AF2C-CA8D73189A41.jpeg D58A9D2C-051E-45BD-982A-F51CF1ED4035.jpeg
     
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  3. Incharge

    Incharge Active Member

    What is the coin's weight 2.5 grams or 3.11 grams
     
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  4. Robert Ransom

    Robert Ransom Well-Known Member

    Looks great except for the bubbles.
     
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  5. MCPark82

    MCPark82 Active Member

    Not sure I don’t have a scale. 3.11g would make it a copper right? Is that rare on an 82-D small date? I thought only on a 82 philly small date?
     
  6. Incharge

    Incharge Active Member

    an 1982 d small date, If It weighs 3.11 grams , you have a very valuable coin
     
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  7. Incharge

    Incharge Active Member

    they got them scales at Walmart, and other places... around 20 dollar's
     
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  8. Incharge

    Incharge Active Member

    The 1982 D Small Date Memorial Cent is only worth one cent unless it is struck on a copper (bronze) planchet that weighs at least 3.0 grams. Only two have been found struck on a 3.07 planchet, so they’re extremely rare, one sold for over $10,000 and the first discovery sold for $18,000.
     
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  9. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    That looks like a Copper Plated zinc planchet..
    That isn't the rare copper variety.

    No need to weigh it. But you should own a gram scale anyway.
     
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  10. eddiespin

    eddiespin Fast Eddie

    It’s a nice one. Put it in a 2x2 so it doesn’t get damaged.
     
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  11. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Nice looking '82 zinc Cent. A keeper for sure. Struck from a worn die though.
     
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