1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

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1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#1 Unread post by cole hector » Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:59 am

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#2 Unread post by PALH1 » Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:45 pm


:welcome:

.... from these images,....
this looks to be a form of 'strike doubling', ... JMO

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#3 Unread post by cole hector » Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:36 pm

thanks PALH1 :)

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#4 Unread post by PetesPockets55 » Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:04 am

Welcome to the forum.
Nice clear images.
Those "white" metal coins (clad?) seem to have a lot of issues with strike doubling (Mechanical Doubling) on almost every nations coins. Our U.S. nickles and quarters get it a lot.

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#5 Unread post by cole hector » Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:31 am

yes, and i search this coin earlier on ebay and i saw the same doubling around the queen i think all mintage of 5pence 1989 have mechanical doubling, some forums called it "LONGACRE DOUBLING" i think hehe.. thanks again petespockets

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#6 Unread post by Daniel » Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:36 am

Welcome to the forum. I agree this is mechanical doubling.

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Re: 1989 five pence double profile, is it double die or strike doubling?

#7 Unread post by cole hector » Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:41 am

thanks daniel

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