Error Coins - Doubling

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Error Coins - Doubling

#1 Unread post by 2centsal » Sat Aug 18, 2012 4:22 pm

Doubling seems to be one of the most common errors with alot of varieties out there that make your head spin. I recently show Daniel a 1968D Kennedy Half that I was sure was a Double Die. Just learning about mint errors this year, he quickly corrected me by saying what I had was a " Mechanical Doubling" which are worth nothing in the Numismatic Community. Here's a good website that goes into more detail than found here at this site :

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Re: Error Coins - Doubling

#2 Unread post by Daniel » Sat Aug 18, 2012 4:50 pm

This is a very good resource. I think I posted it one time myself. I still get fooled for a minute every once in a while.

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#3 Unread post by pahwa » Sun Aug 19, 2012 1:36 pm

Talk about getting fooled, I still get all giddy when I see something that maybe doubling. I mean the good doubling. :l One doesn't become the MD king for not. hugeeyes

Great link and resource too. I think Daniel sent me that way more than once. lol:
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