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1981 Penny - what is this error called?

 
 
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 Posted 06/13/2018  8:22 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Funquistador to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Hi, I know nothing of coins :) What type of error is this?



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 Posted 06/13/2018  8:31 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add aristarchus123 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
It is not not an error: the coin took a hit and the metal forming the 1 was pushed to the side. Nice picture!
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 Posted 06/13/2018  9:13 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Mark1959 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Probably caused by the crimping fingers of a rolling machine.
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 Posted 06/14/2018  12:13 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply


That sort of damage is fairly common resulting in "slanted ones" at the end of dates. It's not an error, just PMD, unfortunately.

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 Posted 06/14/2018  08:50 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add just carl to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

However, nice photo.
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 Posted 06/14/2018  9:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Looks more like a moved lamination. They do stick on devices also:


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 Posted 06/14/2018  11:20 pm  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
It's Post Strike Damage, since you can see how the metal was pushed over and flattened.
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 Posted 06/15/2018  09:23 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Look at the right side of the last 1. You can see where the struck through debris used to be. The thin layer of debris floating now in the air.
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 Posted 06/15/2018  10:48 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
Coop, I don't see it. All I see is Post Strike Damage.
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