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by Daniel
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: $50 gold buffalo
Replies: 1
Views: 2

Re: $50 gold buffalo

Do you have image?
by Daniel
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: General US Coin Forum
Topic: 200 Lb. GOLD COIN STOLEN
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: 200 Lb. GOLD COIN STOLEN

Had to be inside job unless this person was really strong to carry this up a ladder. I am waiting on the April Fools joke since not even an alarm was set off.
by Daniel
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Small Cents
Topic: 1958-D Lincoln cents
Replies: 3
Views: 23

Re: 1958-D Lincoln cents

It could be that the paper roll fell apart or some collector just wanted them in the protection of a tube, so do look for varieties. If you find one with that you think is a good one then feel free to post a clear image of the front and back of the coin.
by Daniel
Sat Mar 25, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Start Here!
Topic: 1976 D mint penny error???
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: 1976 D mint penny error???

The '6' is deformed because it was once crimped in a coin rolling machine. This would be considered damage, which occurred after it left the mint. The 'D' is filled due to a tiny break in the die where the center of the 'D' partially broke off. It's called a die chip and add no value to the coin as...
by Daniel
Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: DBL in face
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: DBL in face

This is not a hot lips but a machine doubling on the coin, and strike doubling is caused by loose equipment. The die cavity edges actually scrapes the edges of the design features and causes a flat doubling.
by Daniel
Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:01 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: Extra feathers
Replies: 6
Views: 43

Re: Extra feathers

I had a fly fishing tool that's brass to grip the coin and flipped it. The reverse side was in the lip area just bellow the nose not sure if a clash mark looks like these two . As to the rim area above the A there is a chip taken out of the rim teeth area there that caused the indent towards the A ...
by Daniel
Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: Extra feathers
Replies: 6
Views: 43

Re: Extra feathers

It looks like clash marks to me and would be part of the ribbon or hair area, but they tried to polish them off so they're not bold or well formed.
by Daniel
Wed Mar 22, 2017 6:20 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: Bicentennial Quarter - Blemished
Replies: 4
Views: 34

Re: Bicentennial Quarter - Blemished

I agree this is PMD post mint damage.
by Daniel
Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: General US Coin Forum
Topic: A GLOW IN THE DARK COIN !!
Replies: 1
Views: 45

Re: A GLOW IN THE DARK COIN !!

Cool, and it's going to be released into circulation and not just an over-charge collectible coin. I think it's a winner because of that alone.
by Daniel
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Its a pleasure to be back
Replies: 5
Views: 41

Re: Its a pleasure to be back

Welcome back but we can get your old user account back. Where have you been anyway?