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1964 P Lincoln Cent Possible Brockage

 
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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:00 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add CMattB2 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I found this cent and have no idea what to think of it. Could it be a brockage of some sort? There is an incuse strike of the reverse rotated approximately 100 degrees. It is mirrored with backwards letters. Also on the reverse is an underlying lump in the shape of Lincoln but mirrored. The lump lines up exactly with the obverse of the coin. The obverse is very flat, I don't know what that would mean in terms of authenticity though.
Any information is kindly appreciated!



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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:05 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Just a vise job, sorry.
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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:06 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add 11997755 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Somebody put another coin on it and slammed it with a hammer.
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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:07 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add merclover to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Post mint damage. Backwards lettering and lack of rims scream PMD. Vise job.
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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:13 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add CMattB2 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That's what I figured! Still a strange coin to come across! Thanks!
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 Posted 07/21/2021  7:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Oldfordman to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Damage.
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