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1966 Lincoln Memorial Cents 50% Off Center At Coinstar!

 
 
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 Posted 06/17/2019  11:59 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Pancake to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
In October 27, 2017 I went to a coinstar at Meijer that is a reject tray has a 1966 50% Off Centers Lincoln Memorial Cents. Generally, copper off center cents are worth more than copper-plated zinc cents.

1966 50% Off Center Lincoln Memorial Cents!!
HAPPY HUNTING!
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 Posted 06/18/2019  02:02 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That is a pretty amazing find in the wild.
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 Posted 06/18/2019  07:05 am  Show Profile   Check GrapeCollects's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GrapeCollects to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Neat! I've only ever found 1 off center in the wild, nowhere near as impressive as yours.
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1999 WAM #2:http://goccf.com/t/338710&whichpage=1
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 Posted 06/18/2019  07:22 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add aristarchus123 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Is that a second strike at the edge of the coin? Amazing find!
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 Posted 06/18/2019  08:30 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Excellent find!

Your post was moved to the E/V forum for even more appreciation.
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 Posted 06/18/2019  08:48 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add levelsofmadnes to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Excellent find/score Pancake.

Can we get better pictures
Thanks
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 Posted 06/18/2019  10:03 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
Awesome find and congratulations Pancake!
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
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 Posted 06/18/2019  10:10 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add QuarterHoarder72 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Certainly an awesome find! Especially at a coin star.
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 Posted 06/18/2019  10:32 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Killer find, congrats!
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 Posted 06/18/2019  4:50 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add stoneman227 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
When something like this is found where it was found, there is a good chance someone's collection was cashed in. Good on you for saving this nice piece .
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 Posted 06/18/2019  5:09 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CoinHunter27 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Very impressive find!

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 Posted 06/18/2019  6:02 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add 1993Z to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Awesome! That is really amazing that you found that in the wild.
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