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1983 LMC die chip lower portion of 8 and other post breaks?  
 

 
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 Posted 02/11/2018  10:45 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add CJ18850 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
My picture is not great, however I assume a die chip from the post breaking off in the lower portion of the 8 and a couple post breaks between the rim and end of front shirt dressing (straight down from “1” in date to the left) ? That is not great to the eye to see in the picture though. My first chip in date error.
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 Posted 02/11/2018  10:54 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yes,die chip on the 8 and maybe a die crack below bust. Need a bit more light.
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Thank you! Yes die crack, (forgot to mention) but two pieces of seperate chips east of the crack. Yes? One possible to add as a cud, since it sits on the rim? Hope these pictures are better.

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 Posted 02/11/2018  11:43 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Agree, looks like a die chip and a die crack. Good eye!
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nice find!
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 Posted 02/11/2018  12:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CJ18850 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Great eye John1 for seeing the elusive crack in my pictures. Thank you everyone! Nice to add to my collection!
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Not a die chip on the '8'. That is a broken post that would have made the round area in the center of that device before it broke off the die.
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Thanks Coop! That’s why I wasn’t sure of the chip, yet leaning more towards a post break. I’m getting there with everyone’s help.
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I call that crack below the bust a "pre-cud" die crack. Very common in 1983. Isn't a post break still a die chip?
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Not really. A chip often looks like a bit of chewing gum that chipped away from an edge of a device. On a broken post, the needle like thin area of the die breaks off, not forming the center of the device. This can happen slowly and just part of the area would be partly affected. Totally it can even break off part of the die and make that area above the device that was affected. On this one, it looks like this happened. The area in question is above the device. So some of that area broke off the die making it above the device.
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Jefferson nickel doubled dies Wexler/Rebar complete listings

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 Posted 02/12/2018  2:17 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you coop as always.
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 Posted 02/12/2018  2:17 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Willburton to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
One of them like this one is a DDO
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Willburton, I’d love one of those for my collection!
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They are usually pretty easy to find when searching though coins.
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Some have asked about my images I use and I'm glad to say, you can now you can see the DVD in sections on youtube:
1. Intro, older coins, toned coins 2. Doubled dies 3. Die events, One of a kind errors 4. So called errors, Coin information 5. Coin information Types and Varieties, Overlays
Jefferson nickel doubled dies Wexler/Rebar complete listings

trail dies:http://www.traildies.com/
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