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1943 steel

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 4:45 pm
by Alms637
somebody just gave 10 of these coins yesterday and ive noticed a few errors on some of them

Re: 1943 steel

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 6:01 pm
by Daniel
These coins are steel alloy and were very hard on the dies and there's many striking anomalies and die wear issues. It is common to see all these.

What you want to look for is the doubled dies and the repunched mint marks for the 1943.

Re: 1943 steel

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 8:17 pm
by Daniel

Re: 1943 steel

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 9:50 pm
by Paul
Daniel wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 6:01 pm
These coins are steel alloy and were very hard on the dies and there's many striking anomalies and die wear issues. It is common to see all these.

What you want to look for is the doubled dies and the repunched mint marks for the 1943.
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