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 Posted 09/14/2018  01:25 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add jairo alveno to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
This penny filled Grease or adjustment strike thanks any coment.

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 Posted 09/14/2018  01:29 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
It was Struck Through Grease (AKA Grease Filled Die). It's a great example and a keeper! Very nice find and congratulations! http://www.error-ref.com/struck-thr...-grease-oil/
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 Posted 09/14/2018  02:45 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
So, why is it not an Adjustment Strike?
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 Posted 09/14/2018  04:19 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I know...I know...I know... (jumping up and down,hand raised)
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 Posted 09/14/2018  08:25 am  Show Profile   Check GrapeCollects's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GrapeCollects to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Hmmm... John1, do you want to share with the class? Lol
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 Posted 09/14/2018  08:45 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add kanga to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Can you give us the weight?
Could be a thin planchet.
Describe it as if there were no picture.
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 Posted 09/14/2018  09:15 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
spruett001 is teaching the class
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 Posted 09/14/2018  09:58 am  Show Profile   Check CoinCollector2000's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add CoinCollector2000 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yep, a grease-filled strike. Nice one, too!
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 Posted 09/14/2018  12:55 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 09/15/2018  02:29 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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Well, I was until some dude named coop burst onto the scene!

Anyway, if a coin's strike is weak due to an adjustment in the striking pressure, then multiple things will be affected. A weak strike will lead to the deepest parts of the die (highest on the coin) not filling out, so you could expect weak areas (usually) in the center of the coin. In OP's example, Lincoln's bust (the primary material consumer on the coin) is struck quite well.

Another telling factor (maybe the most important) is how well the rims are struck/formed (as coop's images point out). OP's coin has well-defined rims that suggest a normal striking pressure. The missing elements fall between the two areas most affected by a weak strike.

So, grease on the dies is the most reasonable explanation.
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Spruett, it's because the rims are still intact. On a adjustment strike, the rims would be etheir weak or missing.
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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 09/15/2018  03:39 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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Spruett, it's because the rims are still intact. On a adjustment strike, the rims would be etheir weak or missing.


Yes, I know that, and I already explained it here. Thanks for the input, though, I guess. Spell check, please.
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 Posted 09/15/2018  12:05 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

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Yes, I know that, and I already explained it here. Thanks for the input, though, I guess. Spell check, please.


I wanted to be a part of the class. I was your student.
Errers and Varietys.
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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