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1957 D Wheat Penny Shaken Die Error?

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 Posted 08/05/2020  11:11 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add josephm99 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Acid dipped coin. PMD.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  12:41 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Superporkchop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Its possible but unlikely. Acid removed metal . It doesn't creating the die to repeated multiple times. Look at the wheat leaves. They move up and over the rim.
Still weights 3 grams and it is the correct size.
Its been in a box for 8 years so it would have
Corroded like your cables on battery. It still has some ms finnish also.
Thank you for feedback
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 Posted 08/06/2020  12:43 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add merclover to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I agree with Coinfrog, next time way fewer photos, please, and they need to have the correct orientation so we can see them without cranking our necks, and please, much sharper images.

I'm interested to see what coop has to say about this coin.
meanwhile,
to the CCF! Glad to have you aboard!


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 Posted 08/06/2020  05:06 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
to CCF. Going with the look of it and the weight I think heat damage, PMD.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  06:03 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Petespockets55 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Hard to tell from the images but there is some damage to the top of TRUST, probably from a coin wrapping machine. It looks like the tops of the letters were scraped off.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  07:37 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add bobby131313 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

Quote:
Acid removed metal . It doesn't creating the die to repeated multiple times.


Acid can make a coin look exactly like this. Sounds like you think this coin was struck multiple times, I can assure you it is not. Even DDOs are not struck multiple times.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  10:49 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Superporkchop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
http://www.error-ref.com/acid-shrunk-coins/

This doesn't match the reference as a acid dipped coin.
More like this one. I do have a quarter like this but its stuck only once.

http://www.error-ref.com/stutterstrike-a/

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 Posted 08/06/2020  10:57 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Superporkchop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
My apologies for the photos. I will get better ones next time.

Thank you all for your help!
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 Posted 08/06/2020  11:17 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add HGK3 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Not sure about the acid diagnosis. Error-Ref.com lists the criteria for diagnosing acid exposure as:

The diagnostics of an acid damaged coin include:

1. A diameter smaller than normal.

2. Perfect centering of the design.

3. Uniformly mushy design on both faces.

4. Thin or absent design rim.

5. Lack of metal flow in design elements bordering the coin's edge.

The surface may or may not show an unusual texture.


Agree that there is PMD to the obverse from WE through TRUST.

The photos are just not clear enough, especially of the reverse, to reach any conclusions. I would really like to see better photos of EPU and the area around ONE CENT.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  11:56 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Superporkchop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Ok ill get some better ones later.
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 Posted 08/06/2020  12:35 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Superporkchop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Well just got a email from John Wexler!
He wants me to send in the coin for a closer look.
Nice!
Thanks John!!

I will let you know what his findings are.

Later tonight I will post another weird error or PMD?
I give you a clue Indian head on center-off struck mint decommission damaged?
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 Posted 08/06/2020  1:10 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
An acid damaged coin will weigh less. A heat damaged coin will be near normal weight. Whatever the cause it is PMD and not an error.
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 Posted 08/07/2020  10:22 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add mikediamond to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
This coin was mechanically altered outside the Mint. This common alteration is referred to as a "rippled coin". The effect is said to be generated by a rotating wire brush. But whatever the cause, this coin didn't emerge from the press looking like this.
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 Posted 08/08/2020  08:34 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add cookiemonster to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
like to see the bottom of his coat, was a lot of die chips , and things with the date this year, good luck
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