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19. Filled Die

Example(s)

1 cent 1940
1 cent 1940

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Description

This error described a coin with some parts missing.

Explanations

During the striking process , various elements are present in the environment. These are oils, greases, metal dust, metal chips,... On of these elements can stick on a die and to fill a cavity or any part of the designs.

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