Is this penny considered a Double die?

Discussion in 'Coin Roll Hunting' started by Murillo, Jul 23, 2021.

  1. Murillo

    Murillo Well-Known Member

    Hello everyone, bought some pennies awhile back and found this 1993 Lincoln cent and was wondering if the word Liberty is considered a Double die? Kind of a cool looking penny, just my opinion.
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  3. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 U.S Casual Collector / Error Collector

    Classic case of Machine doubling .
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  4. alurid

    alurid Well-Known Member

    I think the doubling on your coin is cause by Die Deterioration, note how all the doubling is between the design elements and the edge of the coin. This is the direction of metal flow, which wears the die next to each design element in the flow direction..
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  5. paddyman98

    paddyman98 I'm a professional expert in specializing! Supporter

    I agree with DDD - Die Deterioration Doubling

    Not a Doubled Die variety
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  6. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Worn dies are responsible so DDD.
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  7. Murillo

    Murillo Well-Known Member

    Thank you for the picture example, helps a lot
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  8. Murillo

    Murillo Well-Known Member

    Thank you for the link
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