1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

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1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#1 Unread post by Libby » Wed May 15, 2019 6:54 pm

This looks like two eyes they are both identical also it weighs 27 grams less than it should, any thoughts?
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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#2 Unread post by Paul » Wed May 15, 2019 7:08 pm

I hugeeyes a well-worn 1898 Indian Cent that is damaged.

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I believe what you're seeing here is a "well-placed" contact mark.

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#3 Unread post by Libby » Wed May 15, 2019 7:23 pm

Thank you very much PALH1.

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#4 Unread post by Daniel » Wed May 15, 2019 10:12 pm

I agree a well placed contact mark.

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#5 Unread post by Libby » Thu May 16, 2019 6:25 pm

Thank you Daniel.

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#6 Unread post by Daniel » Thu May 16, 2019 7:35 pm

You're welcome

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#7 Unread post by Goldmember22 » Thu May 16, 2019 8:04 pm

So another coin making contact with that coin made an exact replica of that eye how does that work . I'm just trying to understand

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#8 Unread post by Paul » Thu May 16, 2019 9:17 pm

It just looks that way in the image:
hugeeyes "Pareidolia"

we see this all the time...

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#9 Unread post by mhonzell » Thu May 16, 2019 9:30 pm

PALH1 wrote:It just looks that way in the image:
hugeeyes "Pareidolia"

we see this all the time...
Agree

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Re: 1898 Indian Head Cent Double Eyes ?

#10 Unread post by Goldmember22 » Thu May 16, 2019 9:41 pm

I thought u guys said it was a contact mark that didnt answer my question about the contact mark

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