Through the gamut!

Discussion in 'Error Coins' started by Mernskeeter, Mar 18, 2019.

  1. Mernskeeter

    Mernskeeter Active Member

    In my travels today i received this quarter. :)
    There is a ton going on with it!
    I'd apprieciate if you all could help me to understand what all is going on here. I'm not yet familiar with 2 sides of a coin being involved with similar issues.
    I had a hard time picking just 10 photographs.
     

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  3. thomas mozzillo

    thomas mozzillo Well-Known Member

    IMO it looks like you have some kind of doubling, either Die Deterioration Doubling or Machine Doubling, plus some other damage. Could you please send just a clear, large photo of both sides of the entire coin. Click the full size photo and not the thumbnail.
     
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  5. Mernskeeter

    Mernskeeter Active Member

    As soon as I get done with my morning run the light will be good to take more pics. I did find last night this year is fraught with problems. This ATB quarter has strike through, struck through, DDD,MD, slide doubling, PMD unfortunately ..and a dull surface. The thing that gets me is the damage is on both obverse and reverse.
     
  6. Clawcoins

    Clawcoins Well-Known Member

    coins have two flat sides (three actually). That is at least 2 sides that can get damaged by a variety of means and not necessarily at the same time ... and a heavy hit can get seen on the opposing side.
     
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  7. Fred Weinberg

    Fred Weinberg Well-Known Member

    An effect (worn/overused dies) see on
    both sides of coins in this Series, as
    well as Dimes in the past 10-15 years.
     
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  8. Mernskeeter

    Mernskeeter Active Member

    So hard to get a good pic on obverse..its high in the middle...
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  9. SilverDollar2017

    SilverDollar2017 Morgan dollars

    It is not a doubled die. On incuse letters, MD will seem to enlarge the side of the devices. On raised letters, the opposite.
     
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  10. Mernskeeter

    Mernskeeter Active Member

    Boy oh boy!.. I have to say I am thankful for each and every of you who comment on my posts with such profound command.
    Thank you!
    You guys rock!
     
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