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1978 Penny, Offset Error?

 
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 Posted 05/22/2020  11:34 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Annaann911 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
1978 off set penny error?

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 Posted 05/22/2020  12:32 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Please properly rotate coin/photo before posting...thanks. Looks like a nice MAD.
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 Posted 05/22/2020  1:39 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add ijn1944 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Very nice example of a misaligned die--2x2 worthy.
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 Posted 05/22/2020  1:41 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CoinHunter27 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Mis-aligned obverse die. A very nice example. Nice find!

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Very nice MAD! Looks like it has a rim fin too.
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 Posted 05/23/2020  11:07 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Annaann911 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you for all your input I have an autistic grandson who loves to look at pennies and he found this one and a couple others that I posted on here asking questions about so I want to thank you all for all your help and on this Penny you guys said a lot of stuff that I don't understand if somebody could interpret and let me know so I can let him know what everything means I appreciate it thank you very much for all your help!
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 Posted 05/23/2020  11:31 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add SilverCents to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
A misaligned die error (MAD) happens when the hammer die and the anvil die become misaligned. This is almost always because the hammer die shifts in it's holder.


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