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1983 Philadelphia Lincoln Cent Spike Head & Die Cracks

 
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 Posted 05/14/2019  10:27 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Mrph12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
1983 spike head and die crack or reverse


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 Posted 05/14/2019  10:31 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
Nice find! It's a Die Crack with a Die Break attached I think.
More information about Die Deterioration? http://goccf.com/t/317950
Retired U.S. Mint Coin Die Set information. http://goccf.com/t/302961
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
Split Plate Doubling Tutorial. http://goccf.com/t/357614
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 Posted 05/14/2019  10:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Mrph12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks here is a full picture of coin not in the best of shape

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 Posted 05/14/2019  10:47 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice spike head!
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 Posted 05/14/2019  10:54 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Tunnioc to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That is quite a spike, and Y in second bay clash!
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 Posted 05/14/2019  11:18 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Greasy Fingers to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
very nice reverse die clash in bays 2 n 10..Spikehead is a plus
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Thanks everyone
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 Posted 05/15/2019  02:00 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Tunnioc & Greasy caught it... There is also a reverse die clash. A lot going on with that bad boy!
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 Posted 05/15/2019  05:18 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Die clash obverse and reverse.
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 Posted 05/15/2019  3:14 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
This die is getting close to retirement. Probably only 300K coins left to strike. (if it makes it)
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