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It\'s the 1984 penny
It's the 1984 penny  

The back is different to Also miss printed
The back is different  
I got this penny and the unusual thing about it it's the it's a little more bigger than others and it's different color also it's miss printed


This is an interesting find.

First we would need to determine the weight so we can see if it could be an unplated zinc cent. The larger size makes me think its a replica made to look like an aluminum cent.

If you can let me know the weight I can investigate further.

David Mc

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