The Wreath Cent who went to space

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CoinWeek Podcast #170: The Crown Cent That Went Into Space

A 1793 crown cent was sent to low earth orbit in 1965 and this begins an interesting story about the coin and the numismatic industry. CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan tells the story of a coin he found while surfing an obscure recent auction catalog in this week’s episode of the CoinWeek podcast.

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