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1999 Lincoln Cent- Error?

 
 
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 Posted 09/07/2019  01:22 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Sorry @sarge but this one is a vice job. Someone has squished this cent with another one in an effort create an error coin.
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@spence....thank you sir!
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 Posted 09/07/2019  01:54 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Greasy Fingers to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yep, vise job....toss it out on a busy road, so nobody finds it like that
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 Posted 09/07/2019  06:32 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add levelsofmadnes to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
@Greasy Fingers,

haha... "toss it out on a busy road"

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 Posted 09/07/2019  07:19 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CoinTheTerm to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Yep vise job spend it
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 Posted 09/07/2019  08:26 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
I agree, a Vice Job. PSD.
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 Posted 09/07/2019  10:26 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Typical vise job.
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 Posted 09/07/2019  10:45 am  Show Profile   Check tropicalbats's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add tropicalbats to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That looks like an honest effort to counterfeit an error coin. I would keep it and label it as "damage - fake double strike".
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