1986 doubled ear?

Discussion in 'Error Coins' started by BlondeWhit, May 24, 2019.

  1. BlondeWhit

    BlondeWhit New Member

    So this is a really cool doubled die Im pretty sure and i have never seen it effecting the ear like this minus the doubled ear ones everyone already knows about. Is this considered like a legit doubled ear?
     

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  3. R_rabbit

    R_rabbit Well-Known Member

    Hi :)

    I believe it’s the 1984 that has the double ear variety.
    Imho, I don’t see any doubling of the ear.
     
  4. spirityoda

    spirityoda Coin Junky Supporter

    you are correct it is the 1984. 1984 NGC MS67RD FS-101 (037) Red DDO Double Ear Doubled Die Obverse Lincoln Cent. sellers pics...

    184 DDO.jpg
    1984 B.jpg
    1984 DDO.jpg

    It was not cheap either. It cost me $442.00 for this high grade variety.
     
  5. BlondeWhit

    BlondeWhit New Member

    Maybe this might help too
     

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  6. Tin_Man_0

    Tin_Man_0 Active Member

    When I think I see some weirdness or need to check if something is strange, that's when I whip out my collection of regular old major non-error varieties set. I've filled it with as much minty red as possible so it's clean and clear. It works well as a reference to know what each year is supposed to look like, even if it looks Lincoln has totally mutated on a coin, sometimes, it's just how it is on all of them.
     
  7. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    I can't tell anything from the photos, most likely MD or a small die chip they are common on the zLincolns.
     
  8. ken454

    ken454 Well-Known Member

    your coin took a hit....
     
  9. enamel7

    enamel7 Junior Member

    Yes, a hit on the lobe.
     
  10. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Not seeing anything out of the unusual.
     
  11. JeffC

    JeffC Active Member

    I wish I had more weekends to read the CoinTalk threads more thoroughly. This one, for example, is interesting. Till now, I've never even heard of "double ear".
     
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  12. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    Most doubled ears are a class IV ddo they have a spread that slowly disapates into the perimeter devices. There are definitely some neat DDO's in the doubled ear variety's.
     
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