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 Posted 03/13/2008  08:15 am Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Stewie to your friends list Get a Link to this Message

I've run across a couple of coins with an inner ring punched in it like this. It doesn't quite form a full circle and is heavier (deeper) on the left side of coin.

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 Posted 03/13/2008  08:31 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add amac44 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Misaligned dies most of the time it not called an error just a misaligned die unless there no rim at all then it an out of collier error
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 Posted 03/13/2008  08:47 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add coppernickeldaddy to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
could be caused by a counting machine
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 Posted 03/13/2008  08:59 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Jim1953 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I think daddy has it right, these tend to be counting machine damaged. I found a MS 1968D Lincoln in a roll the other day. Only problem was the same type of damage ring on it.

Jim
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 Posted 03/13/2008  09:04 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Stewie to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
OK thanks for the info ... now I can spend it with a clear conscience

Ouch Jim ... that really sux
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 Posted 03/13/2008  3:28 pm  Show Profile Check canadian_coins's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add canadian_coins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

It is caused by a counting & "rolling" mcahine. Big banks have them automatically wrapping the paper around the rolls and this is where the coins on both ends of the roll get damaged.

Marc
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