Wats up with this 91 penny

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Wats up with this 91 penny

#1 Unread post by Brwnvandel »

So i found this penny today but take a look the back is fkd up n the front is well preserved did min due this ? Iv heard of stories of the mint messing up coins up could they have done this.

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Re: Wats up with this 91 penny

#2 Unread post by Iceresistance »

In a parking lot of some sort, I've seen LOTS of those show up like this, I once found a 1946 Wheat Penny with the condition like that except the obverse looked terrible!
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Re: Wats up with this 91 penny

#3 Unread post by Daniel »

Crop your images and take better images.

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Re: Wats up with this 91 penny

#4 Unread post by Earle42 »

Skidded around on a parking lot (or similar) for awhile.
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