My first purchase from Heritage Auction .

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by Kevin wu, Jan 10, 2017.

  1. Kevin wu

    Kevin wu Well-Known Member

    Here my first purchase form heritage auction , Guess i will not purchase any coin for long time, it blow my years saving for this one .
    1958 25C Washington Quarter -- Full First Strike Brockage of Obverse on Reverse -- PR62 PCGS.
    The present coin was struck between the obverse die and the obverse of a previously struck coin. The reverse side is a perfect brockage of the obverse design , An extremely rare mint error on a proof coin 81415050_Large.jpg lf (2).jpg lf (3).jpg
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  3. jwitten

    jwitten Well-Known Member

    Very nice! I always love seeing what you come up with
  4. CamaroDMD

    CamaroDMD Supporter! Supporter

    That's really neat.
  5. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    My first thought: "Gosh, that's kind of a dumb way to do a two-up photo presentation, even if you've only got a photo of the obverse."

    My next thought: "Wow, how did that make it out of the Mint?"

    My final thought: "Huh. Apparently there IS a reverse proof I'd be interested in owning."
  6. SuperDave

    SuperDave Free the Cartwheels!

    Holy Toledo. O_O
  7. ldhair

    ldhair Clean Supporter

    Nice coin.
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  8. charlietig

    charlietig Well-Known Member

    Holy **** sounds more like it Dave :wideyed:
  9. Santinidollar

    Santinidollar Supporter! Supporter

    Brother, that is a killer! Only known example?
  10. Kevin wu

    Kevin wu Well-Known Member

    I cant find any example to comparable proof brockages
  11. SuperDave

    SuperDave Free the Cartwheels!

    I've never seen a Proof brockage before. I imagine they happen, just can't understand how they let it out of the building.
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  12. Santinidollar

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  13. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    Okay, which obverse? :rolleyes:
  14. Santinidollar

    Santinidollar Supporter! Supporter

    Deliberance, incompetence, or just not caring. Or some combination of any or all.
  15. KSorbo

    KSorbo Well-Known Member

    I work in quality assurance, so the question, "How did this make it out of production?" is the story of my life...

    If only the mistakes my company makes were worth as much as your coin:)
  16. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    Oh, and we're falling down on the job here, folks. Ahem:

    "Squeeze job! If it were a real error coin, you wouldn't see inverted letters. Somebody made this in a vise."

  17. Michael K

    Michael K Well-Known Member

    Wow. Excellent addition to your collection. This coin is amazing.
  18. imprezax06

    imprezax06 Active Member

    Wow I've never seen that before very cool.

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  19. Cascade

    Cascade The Blind VAMmer

    Nice. I was watching that one. It quickly surpassed my budget lol. But yeah, thays one of those "find me another one, here's my credit card with no limit, good luck" kinda Coin
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  20. Garlicus

    Garlicus Debt is dumb, cash is king.

    "What? Oh hell no. Hold up. Huh? Oh, okay." - Sal, Impractical Jokers

    For some reason, I can't get my head around how both sides are raised.
    I'm thinking that the reverse would be incuse. Then again, it is getting late.
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2017
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  21. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    Had to be the first of many that they actually caught!
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