Hello everyone I hope you are in good health with this corona virus mess floating around. I have this interesting 1977 dime with many errors I think you will find very interesting . Tell me what you think.
I draw a line on the term die wear and Die Deterioration. Both are die wear, but Die Deterioration is what I consider that I see on the single squeeze dies. On the older style dies I call them die wear. Well how do I know the differences: On Die Deterioration we see the fields affected:
On die wear on the older style dies, the devices are affected and make a march towards the rims:
I make the distinction that will eventually catch on as the terms are the same, but they are different.