Mint marks

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Mint marks

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I have two 1954 D Lincon cents with the mint mark in different places, one looks normal the other is touching the leg of 9 are they normal?

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Yes it is normal. Mint marks where hand punched into the dies before 1990 so their location can vary.

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Daniel wrote: Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:20 pm Yes it is normal. Mint marks where hand punched into the dies before 1990 so their location can vary.
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