1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

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1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#1 Unread post by TheTinMan » Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:38 am

To be or not to be worth anything..?
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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#2 Unread post by Paul » Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:46 am

I do not hugeeyes a "TDO" here (triple die obverse).
However, I do see surface corrosion.

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#3 Unread post by Daniel » Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:12 pm

Same here

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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#4 Unread post by TheTinMan » Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:41 pm

Here are better photos;
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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#5 Unread post by mhonzell » Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:50 pm

Sorry, but I don't see any repunch. I do see that this coin has seen some flat surface contact.

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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#6 Unread post by TheTinMan » Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:11 pm

There is a trident on the rim end of the 2's horizontal bar. That is the only clue (for me) as to the Repunched. But I am viewing the coin in real-time, and lacking professional photography equipment, it's difficult to capture what I/eye see's. Thanks

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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#7 Unread post by mhonzell » Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:37 pm

I don't think they repunched dates. The mint repunched mint marks.
So, the coin would have to be a TDO, which should show in other locations on the coin.

Split serifs follow original design. They don't scatter in odd directions.
This is PMD.
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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#8 Unread post by TheTinMan » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:02 pm

I read somewhere that the Mint did reuse dies from year end by removing the last year's date, (in the fourth digit position only, ie. 61; 2; 3; etc).
I agree that the spikes of the trident don't follow common patterns for split serif's!
I have two mint Mark examples, with multiple splitting, that terminate (or begin) at a given point, reminding me of scallop shells. I'll post them later...

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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#9 Unread post by Daniel » Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:01 pm

Not for modern coins they didn't. This stopped shortly after the turn of the century. What you're seeing on your coin is post mint damage with corrosion.

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Re: 1962d Triple Repunched Date..?

#10 Unread post by Paul » Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:47 pm

I think I hugeeyes what you're looking at. In post #4, it appears that the 2 is doubled.
But when I look at your other images, I have to go with PMD (Post Mint Damage).

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