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by Daniel
Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: DBL in face
Replies: 2
Views: 17

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: 24

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: 24

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: 20

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: 20

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: 4
Views: 21

Re: Its a pleasure to be back

Welcome back but we can get your old user account back. Where have you been anyway?
by Daniel
Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: Re: 1996 D Penny closed AM
Replies: 2
Views: 26

Re: Re: 1996 D Penny closed AM

Welcome to the forum. Close AM is normal you want the wide AM for 1996.
by Daniel
Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: 1941 10 cent error coin
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: 1941 10 cent error coin

The coin is damaged on the rim, but need better images of the back side of this coin, since this damage could be part of what is happening on her bust. The coin could have been squeezed in vice grips or something similar.
by Daniel
Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Mint Errors and Varieties Forum
Topic: 1961 at the Denver mint??
Replies: 3
Views: 33

Re: 1961 at the Denver mint??

Either the person working wasn't doing a good job of sorting or they were pulling them to sell for money. I like the results as well.
by Daniel
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: General US Coin Forum
Topic: Morgan Silver Dollar with No Date
Replies: 5
Views: 2044

Re: Morgan Silver Dollar with No Date

This is a COPY and not the real thing and was minted by a private mint as a fantasy token or to be sold at a souvenir shop. It might be worth a couple dollars.