PCGS 408489 - 1949 50C "Bugs Bunny" FS-401, FL

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1949 BB PCGS MS65FBL2 CAC.jpg
another specimen
1949BB AU58 slab.jpg
another specimen

The Bugs Bunny variety is the result of a die clash which makes Franklin appear as if he has buck teeth. These "teeth" are a clash mark from the eagle's wings. This variety appears on various dates in the Franklin series and the premium depends on the rarity of that date.

Known dates are as follows: 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1952-D, 1953, 1953-D, 1953-S, 1954, 1954-D, 1954-S, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, and 1963.

There are two die pairs known for 1949. Die Pair 1

1949 64FBL clash.jpg Die Pair 2

1949BB die2 pic2.jpg

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