my first doubled die nickel 1999

Discussion in 'Error Coins' started by khalil elara, Jan 24, 2020.

  1. khalil elara

    khalil elara Active Member

    i get this nickel with a punch coins from e bay i be leave it is a doubled die on both the reverse and obverse at least my opinion i could be wrong i still in the first grade of coin collecting here a scan of both sides 1999 nickel obverse.jpg 1999 nickel reverse.jpg
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  3. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    What you are seeing is die deterioration.
    Very common on Nickels.
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  4. Fred Weinberg

    Fred Weinberg Well-Known Member

    agree with above - die deterioration from a worn or overused die.

    Very very very common - not an error, I'm sorry to say
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  5. physics-fan3.14

    physics-fan3.14 You got any more of them.... prooflikes?

  6. khalil elara

    khalil elara Active Member

    does this kind of doubling carry any value or spender
  7. Michael K

    Michael K Well-Known Member

  8. cpm9ball

    cpm9ball CANNOT RE-MEMBER

    Face value only! ~ Chris
  9. Susiedel

    Susiedel New Member

    I have that one too the 1999 P, Five cents ,The repunchment mark is visible, in fact i have 4 coins with all doubled die With full steps and I know it is worth more than the face value and i tried to watch on YouTube to find out How much!
  10. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    The 99 P if doubled is a form of worthless doubling. Especially if the MM is doubled. The RPM ended in 1989 when the mm was no longer hand punched into the working dies.
  11. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    It's a spender or you can keep for education and reference. Minted from a worn die.
  12. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    Do not watch youtube videos.. They are a fountain of misinformation!
    Honest truth from me!
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  13. Hebron8654

    Hebron8654 New Member

    Good to know re: youtube
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