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1984 D (LMC) Rim Break Crack

 
 
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 Posted 02/13/2018  10:51 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Bluedogcards to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
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Hello all, doing some more searching came across this a crack all 100% around the outer edge, is this PMD something to do with the die when struck It is something special



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I haven't seen one quite like this, but it appears to be a very late state of die wear, VLDS. Often, you will see what is called a "ridge rim" around the perimeter caused by metal movement during striking that wears down the die on the periphery. This is probably the most extreme example I've seen, if that is what it is.

It looks pretty interesting, so I don't know whether it is desirable to anyone or not. Generally, this type of die wear is not collectable.

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 Posted 02/14/2018  05:34 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Cool looking. Any chance it is a type of die attrition?
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 Posted 01/14/2019  01:25 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add WinWinChickDin to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I also have 1984D rim error mine is a higher grade and mine is beveled yours looks like a double rim to me and there are many collector's interested in a double rim cent. I also have a 2018D cent with a double rim worth $5-$75


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 Posted 01/14/2019  02:17 am  Show Profile   Check Errers and Varietys's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Errers and Varietys to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
WinWinChickenDin, that's called Die Deterioration. It's not an error. It's only part of normal wear and tear from the die slowly starting to break down. There's no premium for this. Your coin is unfortunately only worth face value.
More information about Die Deterioration? http://goccf.com/t/317950
Retired U.S. Mint Coin Die Set information. http://goccf.com/t/302961
1988 P LMC RDV-006, 1998 P LMC Wide AM, and 2000 P LMC Wide AM. http://goccf.com/t/327834 http://goccf.com/t/294303 http://goccf.com/t/312900
1973 D Lincoln Memorial cent With Recurring Die Subsidence Error Information. http://goccf.com/t/304624
Machine Doubling tutorial. http://goccf.com/t/332421
Die states progression on coins. Scroll down, so you can see the different die state progressions. http://goccf.com/t/325638
Die Deterioration Doubling Tutorial. http://goccf.com/t/336470
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