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 Posted 08/12/2019  3:51 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Moon to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
US one cent struck on ancient copper coin.

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 Posted 08/12/2019  3:55 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
to the CCF! It may be an ancient symbol but it is Post strike damage. It appears to be some type of novelty coin.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  4:07 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add demelone to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 08/12/2019  4:17 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
PSD, but a cool novelty coin regardless.
More information about Die Deterioration? http://goccf.com/t/317950
Retired U.S. Mint Coin Die Set information. http://goccf.com/t/302961
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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
2000 P LMC With Retained Struck Through error. http://goccf.com/t/357080
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 Posted 08/12/2019  4:52 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Moon to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
They are not novelty coins, dear. See the letters and stars over Monticello.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  4:54 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
What are the cents weight? If they weigh less than 3.1 grams, assuming they are copper, the obverse may have been ground flat and stamped with this symbol on it. What makes me think this? They show a rim on the reverse and there is no rim on the obverse. One other thing that tells me it is a novelty coin, the flattening of all the devises on the reverse including the rim, they were flattened when the obverse was struck with this symbol.
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08/12/2019 5:12 pm
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:00 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add bobby131313 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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They are not novelty coins, dear. See the letters and stars over Monticello.


Ok, so explain to me how this happened at the mint.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:20 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Moon to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:23 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That is what I suspected. I'm sorry to say but they are novelty coins. My previous reply is what I believe happened to these cents.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:29 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Moon to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Big Supporter, Would you do all the hard work on these kinds of poor strikes coins?
Look at the United States of America, almost malted. Does it make sense?
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:32 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Greasy Fingers to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Sorry Moon, but Jim0815 is right on with these "coins". Best of luck with future finds and to CCF
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:46 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add 1962penny to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
that is actually the Lincoln memorial, not Monticello
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 Posted 08/12/2019  5:48 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add bobby131313 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'll say it again, explain to me how this happened at the mint.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  6:03 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Jim0815 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Moon, you would be amazed at what people would do to a coin to make a dollar. Google hobo nickel and you'll understand.
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 Posted 08/12/2019  6:35 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Moon to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Reeded edge.
I forgat to mention that, almost half of the edge of these coins are the reeded edge.
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