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A 1972 US cent would be made of solid bronze and have a different color than a new one, but not goldish. If it sticks to a magnet, it is either not real or has been coated with some metal with magnetic properties.

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Q: Value of a 1972-S penny with a gold tint and sticks to a magnet?
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What is the value of a 1972S U.S. penny?

Assuming you found it in circulation, at most 2 cents depending on how worn it is.

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How do you know a 1943 steel war penny is authentic?

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What is the value of 1979 penny that is gold tinted looks real and sticks to a magnet?

A normal 1979 penny will not stick to a magnet -- it's made almost entirely of copper -- a non-magnetic material. So for your coin to stick to a magnet, it has to either be fake, or plated with some kind of magnetic material. In either case, it's value would only be as a novelty item -- perhaps a couple dollars at best.

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