Coin Community Family of Web Sites
Like us on Facebook! Subscribe to our Youtube Channel! Check out our Twitter! Check out our Pinterest!
Username:
Password:
Save Password
Forgot your Password?

Welcome Guest! Need help? Got a question? Inherit some coins?
Our coin forum is completely free! Register Now!

1992 - D LMC Is This Zinc Rot ?

 
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
Author Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  
New Member

United States
4 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  12:39 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add cumberland to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
*** Edited by Staff to Add Year / Mintmark / Denomination to Title. Titles are Important! ***

Is this Zinc Rot around the D ?
Edited by cumberland
03/12/2019 12:40 am
Pillar of the Community
Learn More...
United States
3142 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  04:27 am  Show Profile   Check chafemasterj's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add chafemasterj to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Sure looks like it. It's causing the plating to bubble up. If you poke it with something like a toothpick you'll find that it's soft.
http://goccf.com/t/303774
Check out my counterstamped Lincoln Cent collection:
http://goccf.com/t/303507
Bedrock of the Community
United States
26350 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  04:49 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
to CCF. Yes,zinc rot.
John1
( I'm no pro, it's just my humble opinion )
Searched 5+ Million Cents Since 1971
Bedrock of the Community
Learn More...
United States
10354 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  06:47 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
@cumberland, first welcome to CCF. Second, yes you are correct--nice sleuthing!
"The danger we all now face is distinguishing between what is authentic and what is performed."
-----King Adz
Bedrock of the Community
Learn More...
United States
16696 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  10:02 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
To CCF! Yes, it's zinc rot. Better spend it before it turns into nothing.
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
Pillar of the Community
Learn More...
Canada
6502 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  11:07 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add JimmyD to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
To the CCF

Good call and nice photo for your first time posting.
Don't argue with an idiot, he will beat you with experience.
Pillar of the Community
United States
1418 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  12:40 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Tunnioc to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yep, zincrot. Did you check the reverse for a CAM?
New Member
United States
4 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  3:45 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add cumberland to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
thanks to all for Welcome and info
Bedrock of the Community
Learn More...
United States
35717 Posts
 Posted 03/12/2019  6:54 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Split plating on the mint mark area.
Richard S. Cooper
Some have asked about my images I use and I'm glad to say, you can now you can see the DVD in sections on youtube:
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

trail dies:http://www.traildies.com/
  Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.

Coin Community Member eBay Sales

Certified Coins   Certified VAMs   Certified Errors  




Disclaimer: While a tremendous amount of effort goes into ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this site, Coin Community assumes no liability for errors. Copyright 2005 - 2019 Coin Community Family- all rights reserved worldwide. Use of any images or content on this website without prior written permission of Coin Community or the original lender is strictly prohibited.
Contact Us  |  Advertise Here  |  Privacy Policy / Terms of Use

Coin Community Forum © 2005 - 2019 Coin Community Forums
It took 0.61 seconds to rattle this change. Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.05