Seasoned collectors know that because of WWII rationing, 1943 Lincoln Cents were only made of steel! Copper cents were never supposed to be released, but there were a few that were accidentally minted. You can read more about these incredibly rare pennies here. So, coin collectors can only dream of owning copper 1943 cents!
This dream can now be your reality! While not an authentic copper cent, these 1943 steel pennies were copper plated to give a similar experience. These are stricltly novelty items, that were copper plated decades later. Add this fun collectible to your collection today!
- Copper plated
- Novelty collectible