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- Coining Around
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What caused the middle coin damage. the damage looks flush with the coin
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It's been soldered and the solder has been smashed. These were commonly used a jewelry pieces.
- Master Die Variety Attributer
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interestingly, we see these quite often,.....
when old coins are/were used to make buttons, earrings, pendants, bracelets,..... so on.
so D, some sort of solder on them