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1942 Halfpenny planchet flaw perhaps?

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 Posted 02/24/2012  7:40 pm Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Username to your friends list Get a Link to this Message

Hi,
I have this 1942 halfpenny with some odd coloured streak. I read somewhere that it could be impurities in the metal. Just like some second opinions and would something like this add any value?
Thanks

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 Posted 02/24/2012  7:56 pm  Show Profile Check enworb's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add enworb to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply


Im no expert with errors but looks like a metal flaw to me. I doubt it would carry any premium but im not sure.

Someone else will know much better.
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 Posted 02/25/2012  06:22 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add goatieman23 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
If anything, generally streaky planchets don't carry a premium because a lot of high end collectors prefer error free & pristine looking coins.
Some streaky coins can look good, whereas some can be an eyesore & lose all eye appeal.
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