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No, not the famous 1955 DDO but pretty cool nonetheless

 
 
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 Posted 12/07/2017  09:22 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Another coin from my Grandpa's collection.

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 Posted 12/07/2017  10:32 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CoinMasters to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Looks like Strike Doubling to me. A nice entry level collector coin. In extreme examples they add more interest. Here's how to tell the real deal...

Notice how the nine on your coin is reduced in size by the die double striking it.
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 Posted 12/07/2017  12:18 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add OldJoeClark to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Clean coin, looks like the 9 took a hit. It is easier to view if rotation is correct.
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to the CCF!
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True, it may have taken a hit, but I think I see something at the D also. Proper rotation and holding the camera straight on the coin (90 degrees) would make it easier to know for sure.
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*sigh*

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