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What Causes This, Lincoln Cent (1988)

 
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 Posted 06/29/2022  05:42 am Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add crazedrooster to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I see this often but have no idea what causes this, notice near the rim. Thank you for looking.


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 Posted 06/29/2022  06:51 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add JimmyD to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That is called a Ridge Ring and is caused by a deteriorating die.
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 Posted 06/29/2022  07:38 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add ijn1944 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Agree with JimmyD. That's the ridge ring.
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 Posted 06/29/2022  08:11 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Type ridge ring in the search box upper left of page.
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 Posted 06/29/2022  08:37 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add merclover to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Ridge ring as mentioned. You photos are a bit too dark with too much contrast.
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 Posted 06/29/2022  11:24 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add coop to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
What is ridge ring?(Part of Die Deterioration Doubling. See discussion half way down the page on the link below.)
http://goccf.com/t/416223

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