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1998 D LMC what am I seeing on the reverse? An overpolished die?

 
 
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 Posted 09/13/2018  3:29 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I found this 1998 D LMC with what looks like the start of columns in the upper part of bays 11 and 12. Outside of that it looks like a reverse clash that you would normally see on the obverse. Insight please!!




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 Posted 09/13/2018  3:34 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
( I'm no pro, it's just my humble opinion )
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 Posted 09/13/2018  3:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
These are fading die scratches. On the die when the coin is polished, they sometimes use something that is very abrasive, like metal brushes. These can leave scratches into the surface of the die. The scratches are incuse. On the open fields, they flatten faster than they do when they are next to a device, or inside of a device. (The later lasts a lot longer) But because these are also above the Memorial building, it tells me that they are die scratches. If there were a hubbing issue, the bays would be affected in the pattern of the reverse. I'm not seeing that on your coin. More as I mentioned deeper die scratches that were/are felt on the die.



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 Posted 09/13/2018  3:39 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you Mr. Coop!
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Again, Coop nailed it perfectly! Amen to that!
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 Posted 09/13/2018  4:31 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Jim did you notice the image? It is not one of your images, but it is all three, layered over each other to make a larger image.
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I was questioning myself about that, now I know!
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 Posted 09/13/2018  5:43 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
They didn't need any adjustment for size. You must have not adjusted the zoom/height on them.
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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

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 Posted 09/13/2018  6:54 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Mr. Coop, I use an iPhone with a magnifier when I take pics of coins.
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