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1942 Wheat, Never Seen Anything Even Close To This Before. Help!

 
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 Posted 12/10/2019  6:06 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Snoopydoo to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I don't even know where to begin.
Both sides are flush, so I don't believe it was after minting punch or damage, but I'm the new guy and don't know.






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 Posted 12/10/2019  6:09 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Looks holed and plugged. But why? Perhaps the heart-shape is a clue.
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 Posted 12/10/2019  6:11 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Well it is damaged. Nothing in the striking process could alter a coin to look like that. Is the area in question magnetic?
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 Posted 12/10/2019  6:58 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Snoopydoo to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
No, not magnetic whatsoever ever.
If there's someway I could send it to you, I'd be happy to so you could examine more closely.
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Pretty wild.



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Above the LIBERTY the rim has an appearance of being clamped which also shows on the reverse. the heart shape has a lot of missing material around it edge, and the appearance of tooling marks all around the inside heart shape tells me the coin was clamped and some tooling efforts removed the heart shape and the for unknown reasons was placed back into the coin ?
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