Discussion in 'US Coins Forum' started by Larry E, Dec 7, 2018 at 11:51 PM.
Found these roll hunting and it came to me i have a few of these must pretty common.
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The BIE cent is very common as the die has just a sliver of metal to make the separation between the B ( which is near vertical ) and the E ( which is vertical). Overuse f the die often had that metal portion breaking off and producing the effect. Jim
Ok understood need find video of coins being made
Here are some beginning info. Or google "process of minting coins"
Yes.. Common in the 1950's
Quote - "The Majority of "BIE" errors occurred on Lincoln Cents dating in the 1950's" closed quote
Thanks I figured as much
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