1982-P Lincoln Cent 8 over?

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  1. SF11Dude

    SF11Dude Active Member

    Going thru bag 1982-P's and noticed the date looked odd. I looked at it closer and it appears there are 2/3 8's and the 2 has doubling, but inside the top loop of the 8 I can see a 90 degree angle. Marks near vest too. Bottom pic enhanced. Thoughts?
    1982-P under date closeup.jpg 1982-P under date closeup - markup.jpg 1982-P under date closeup - paint zoom.jpg
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  3. halfcent1793

    halfcent1793 Active Member

    Looks like strike doubling to me.
  4. Fred Weinberg

    Fred Weinberg Well-Known Member

    It's all from mechanical/strike/ejection doubling.
  5. SorenCoins

    SorenCoins Well-Known Member

    Machine Doubling.
  6. RickO

    RickO Active Member

    Machine doubling....
  7. 352sdeer

    352sdeer Well-Known Member

    Yup MD. Not that it matters here but is it a Type1 or Type2 cent?
  8. eddiespin

    eddiespin Fast Eddie

    Wow, look at all those arrows!
  9. SF11Dude

    SF11Dude Active Member

    I don't know the types you are referring to unless it refers to large or small date. This is a large date cent. I am always willing to learn something new.
  10. 352sdeer

    352sdeer Well-Known Member

    You’d think that was an Indian Cent with all the arrows.
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  11. 352sdeer

    352sdeer Well-Known Member

    Sorry Copper or Zinc. Copper type 1. Zinc type 2.
    Although if I was to speculate I’d say zinc.
    Also I don’t think anyone’s said it, good eye. Worth 1 cent but priceless as far as experience and knowledge learned are concerned.
    Last edited: Dec 7, 2017
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  12. John T.

    John T. Active Member

    Is there anyway this could be a small date over large?
  13. John T.

    John T. Active Member

    I am going to say again. Is there anyway this can be a small date over large? How about some feedback.
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  14. SF11Dude

    SF11Dude Active Member

    3.10g weight = copper (Type 1)
  15. steve.e

    steve.e Cherry picker

    0 chance large over small date
  16. TheFinn

    TheFinn Well-Known Member

    Looks like a worn die to me. Strike doubling would show on all of the numerals.
  17. John T.

    John T. Active Member

    Small over large, not large over small!
  18. 352sdeer

    352sdeer Well-Known Member

    The reason I ask is because they strike up differently. I feel that the groups consensus is correct.
  19. BadThad

    BadThad Calibrated for Lincolns

    DDD, Die Deterioration Doubling - not hub doubled.

    Here's an example of DDD:
    1992DLincolnDDD.jpg 1992DLincolnDDDclose.jpg
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  20. 352sdeer

    352sdeer Well-Known Member

    @BadThad Excellent example, thanks for the nice image. I usually toss DDD coins in rolls and file them but damn you made that 92 look sexy. I might have to unroll and grope some DDD’s just for fun.
  21. enamel7

    enamel7 Junior Member

    No chance of being a small over large date.
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