Prince Edward Island ONE CENT, 1855/55, coin alignment

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lhnumis
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Prince Edward Island ONE CENT, 1855/55, coin alignment

Post by lhnumis » Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:44 am

The token illustrated below is presented for comment. Charlton PE6A3 Variant?
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Slight doubling @ lower right and bottom.
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Odd construction of the right upright; appears appended to the 'N' instead of a smooth transition.
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Oddly broken and misshapen at the right side of the upright of the 'E'.
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Bill in Burl
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Re: Prince Edward Island ONE CENT, 1855/55, coin alignment

Post by Bill in Burl » Fri Mar 19, 2021 11:29 am

I answered on the other site. Looks like die deterioration causing the funky letters. I like the 5's.
Bill in Burl

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