Die adjustment strike error.

Discussion in 'Error Coins' started by Thomas Hart, Nov 29, 2020.

  1. Thomas Hart

    Thomas Hart New Member

    I found this in a roll of quarters I just wanted to know if this is a die adjustment error I have seen only one other on eBay it is exactly the same with a grade of ms 61 by ngc. Any advise would be appreciated.thank you IMG_20201129_202806_159.jpg IMG_20201129_203126_508.jpg
     

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  3. Insider

    Insider Talent on loan from...

    I'd rather believe it is an alteration. Hope I'm wrong.
     
  4. Thomas Hart

    Thomas Hart New Member

    I studied it as thorough as I could and knowing these coins could be altered this one showed no sign as far as I can tell by my limited knowledge. Both sides have equal and consistent flatness as well as the outer edge is extremely smooth no ridges as well as having an equal chamfer towards the outside edge on both sides.
     
  5. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    That one has been sanded to oblivion pmd.
     
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  6. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Well-Known Member

    I strongly believe it's PMD .
     
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  7. DEA

    DEA Well-Known Member

    Good day, Thomas!

    You found it in a roll of quarters? What kind of roll of quarters? An unopened Georgia State Quarters roll of quarters or a roll of quarters that was obviously previously opened - with a wide range of years?

    I'm probably wrong . . . I frequently am wrong . . . but I fail to see how someone could figure out if it's a Mint error or post-Mint damage from a picture - even a fabulous portfolio of stupendous pictures.

    If possible, could you provide a URL for the one you saw graded by NGC?

    Have a terrific day!
    David
     
  8. Thomas Hart

    Thomas Hart New Member

    This is the one I found on eBay my mistake it was graded by pcgs s-l400.png
     
  9. Thomas Hart

    Thomas Hart New Member

    It was a standard bank roll of quarters all years I don't know if it is a strike adjustment error that is why I am asking so I can further expand my knowledge in order to know what to look for. Thanks for the input.
     
  10. spirityoda

    spirityoda Coin Junky Supporter

    The rims are not sanded /grinded off on the PCGS 1 so not at all the same.
     
  11. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Well-Known Member

    I agree . Rims are unaffected .
     
  12. Thomas Hart

    Thomas Hart New Member

    Ok thanks all I needed to know
     
  13. DEA

    DEA Well-Known Member

    Yep. I'd have to agree with spirityoda. See, I was wrong. The rims should be there, right? The rims are created (upsetting mill?) before getting smacked hard by the dies. Your coin has no rims. I must ask, why would someone do that to a poor, helpless quarter?
     
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  14. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Well-Known Member

    They are mean grinches .
     
  15. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    DEFDAM - Definitely Damaged

    Not a Mint Error of any kind.
     
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  16. Mountain Man

    Mountain Man Well-Known Member

    "Dryer coin" in my opinion.
     
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  17. Conder101

    Conder101 Numismatist

    I suspect the PCGS coin is not a die adjustment strike either. Looks more like a grease fill error.
     
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  18. mikediamond

    mikediamond Coin Collector

    As several others have said, this quarter was sanded down outside the Mint. You can even see the copper core beginning to be exposed around the perimeter.
     
  19. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    This is my Die adjustment Strike quarter. Notice the rims as compared to yours. Unfortunately yours is damaged.
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