Note these are in a different direction than the rolling lines. They in the direction of the die flow lines of extreme die wear. These die flow lines are prevented by the devices, thus why they look so different behind the devices.
Also note the devices are smaller than normal. So these were already polished off from ridge ring, making them smaller. So it is as mentioned is also a part the the DDD
. Never will these be a die variety, but a die event. So they are just more die wear from on the dies. They will be using these dies until retirement. Not a plus for these coins. Just die events that we notice on these single squeeze dies. They also happen on the reverse as well:
So these are die events. They are not a premium for these coins, but just more die events that we see on these coins. Seeing the OP's images helped me to put this all together. (Always learning something new everyday, putting the puzzle pieces together) I've had these images for some time now, just putting things together as we dig deeper into the DDD
affect on cents. CoopHome
: What is new about DDD on cent coins?
new ideas on DDD
Edited by coop
08/17/2022 7:27 pm