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 Posted 08/10/2018  2:27 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Smitty11 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I have found a 1961 nickel with only the obverse. Can anyone tell me anything about it?
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 Posted 08/10/2018  2:32 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add kanga to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Describe it as if there were no picture.
Picture it as if there were no description.
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 Posted 08/10/2018  3:33 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Dorado to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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Mass / Weight: 5 grams
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 Posted 08/10/2018  3:44 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
To CCF! It looks like the reverse side has been sanded off. If that's the case, than it's Post Strike Damage (it happened after it left the U.S. Mint).
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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
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 Posted 08/10/2018  4:08 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 08/10/2018  4:19 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
Smitty11, I told the moderators to move your post to this forum section, so it will get the proper attention that it deserves.
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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
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 Posted 08/10/2018  4:21 pm  Show Profile   Check Adam_E's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Adam_E to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
E & V is correct, the reverse has been removed by someone post mint.

the telltale sign is the lack of rim on the reverse, a uniface coin would still have a rim visible.
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 Posted 08/10/2018  4:40 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Halo1st to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I agree it seems the reverse was removed after strike. Image is a bit small on my end. Under weight will likely confirm. Normal weight will surly raise more questions. Thanks, Doug.
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 Posted 08/10/2018  4:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Good question, and keep looking!



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 Posted 08/14/2018  03:51 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Smitty11 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you everyone for your comments/expertise. I will check the weight.
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