1973 D Penny Error?

Discussion in 'What's it Worth' started by Angela May, Jan 14, 2017.

  1. Angela May

    Angela May New Member

    image.jpg image.jpg I have attached photographs of front/back of this 1973 D Penny I found in some old change buckets that I'm sorting through. The "L" in Liberty appears to be off centered. Any advice on value of this coin and if it is an error?
    Thanks!
     
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  3. Kirkuleez

    Kirkuleez 80 proof

    I'm not an error expert by any means, but this sort of thing is usually just the result of worn dies and don't really have much collector demand or value.
     
  4. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    Correct.. No Demand and no added premium
    Worth.. 1C
     
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  5. patrick pacella

    patrick pacella New Member

    I have two 1973 pennies but they are just normal. So IDK
     
  6. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

  7. enamel7

    enamel7 Junior Member

    Really Patrick? This original post is almost 2 1/2 years old!
     
  8. desertgem

    desertgem MODERATOR Senior Errer Collecktor Moderator

    Hi Patrick! If your are as young as you say, you are an early starter!! Keep picking up as many coins as you can and in time, you will be an experienced collector and will have learned many things from the forum. Most of us are very welcoming to newcomers, so bare with some of us oldtimer's Jim
     
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    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

  10. Spark1951

    Spark1951 Accomplishment, not Activity Supporter

    ...but this is the famous "tiny L" cent. Gotta be worth more than FV!

    (Sorry, all the you toobers are getting to me...Spark)
     
  11. Cheech9712

    Cheech9712 Every thing is a guess

    Sorry sis. Not an error. The L caught my eye almost immediately
     
  12. Andrew Nofear

    Andrew Nofear New Member

    I found a 1973 d lincoln cent that has a misplaced mint mark. I havent found any information on this type of variety and was wondering if as anyone here could help me out ? I've been collecting for some time and have a fair bit of knowledge yet pale still in comparison to real authorities on the matter. Any help is appreciated.
     

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  13. frankjg

    frankjg Well-Known Member

    You need to post a picture of the one coin you are talking about, obverse and reverse.
     
  14. enamel7

    enamel7 Junior Member

    No need for better pics. Back then mint marks were struck into the dies by hand. There is no given spot for them except somewhere under the date.
     
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  15. Christopher vaughn

    Christopher vaughn New Member

    I have one little scratched on reverse. 1973
     
  16. enamel7

    enamel7 Junior Member

    You have one what?
     
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