1984 penny missing WE TRUST

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1984 penny missing WE TRUST

#1 Unread post by crodez » Fri Jun 08, 2018 11:40 am

Can anybody tell me what caused this.
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Re: 1984 penny missing WE TRUST

#2 Unread post by PALH1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 8:58 am

:mad:
what am i seeing in the field from K12 - K3 plz ?? :dunno
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#3 Unread post by crodez » Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:58 am

Tried to take better pictures.Found roll hunting.
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Re: 1984 penny missing WE TRUST

#4 Unread post by PALH1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:47 am

if you look at the coin from, say a 60 degree angle, .... & with the 'light source' away from you,....
what do you hugeeyes in the "field areas" where the lettering is missing ??
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#5 Unread post by crodez » Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:03 pm

?????? what ??????
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#6 Unread post by crodez » Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:24 pm

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Re: 1984 penny missing WE TRUST

#7 Unread post by Daniel » Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:45 pm

Pretty neat find missing that many letters. It's caused by the die cavity being filled with grease and not being able to impart the lettering during the strike. It is actually common to find cents missing lettering and numbers.

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Re: 1984 penny missing WE TRUST

#8 Unread post by crodez » Sat Jun 09, 2018 3:13 pm

Hey,Thanks you guys.Learn something new everyday.

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