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by newfyvet
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1979 1 Cent Mint Error
Replies: 3
Views: 1243

Re: 1979 1 Cent Mint Error

Was given to me by late Uncle .. Notes state Mint Error . 1 Cent penny stamped onto a Dime or Nickel Any idea if this has much value I have a few more different Mint Errors Thx for your input JC If this was on a dime planchet and it looks to be so because there is no cupping or mayor off center and...
by newfyvet
Tue Mar 09, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Looking for info on this coin
Replies: 6
Views: 1588

Re: Looking for info on this coin

Thomaspenney123 wrote:
Mon Mar 08, 2021 9:29 am
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Broadstruck out of collar about 10% off center...about $2.00 CAD for the silver and about $25 for being an mint error coin
by newfyvet
Sat Feb 27, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1996 Penny/Dime mutant coin. Help please?
Replies: 11
Views: 1198

Re: 1996 Penny/Dime mutant coin. Help please?

Hi, I have had this coin tucked away for many years and figured I would try and figure out what it is all about. It is nickel coloured but stamped as a penny. The stamping seems to be set incorrectly as you can see one side of the edge is quite flat and round and the other is a typical penny 12 sid...
by newfyvet
Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Foreign Countries
Topic: U.S. error penny
Replies: 6
Views: 2086

Re: U.S. error penny

Thank you for your replies. I guess bubbles make sense when I Think about it. A lot of my error coins are more obvious. I do find them interesting though. Yes...this is called "BLISTERING" of a coin and usually appears in Zinc Coins and also you see weak striking with "Lincoln" and "States" and gen...
by newfyvet
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: Foreign Countries
Topic: Not sure if real 1955 P DDO
Replies: 9
Views: 1263

Re: Not sure if real 1955 P DDO

coinguy wrote:
Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:01 pm
At first glance I thought it was genuine but upon closer inspection I would have
to say it was counterfeit.
I'd be willing to take a bet that it's real....the fakes look nothing like this and "IN GOD WE TRUST" on the fakes was not doubled.
by newfyvet
Sun Feb 21, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Foreign Countries
Topic: Not sure if real 1955 P DDO
Replies: 9
Views: 1263

Re: Not sure if real 1955 P DDO

I trust that it is real from everything I know about this coin....the counterfeit was really badly made in that it only doubled LIBERTY and the DATE and not "In God We Trust" and it's done in a very crude way and looked like it was double hubbed with everything spread out other then being very fine ...