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Re: Columbian 1933 die-clash

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  • jylitalo
    The left wing of the Condor is embedded up under the chin of Simon if that helps any. Here is an inverse vertically flipped view of the reverse face. Imagine
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 28, 2008
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      The left wing of the Condor is embedded up under the chin of Simon if that helps any.

      Here is an inverse vertically flipped view of the reverse face. Imagine this,  (an act of image trickery on my part with an edit program),  exactly as the die clash is on the obverse.



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      --- In errorcoininformationexchange@yahoogroups.com, TheOcean1@... wrote:
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      > Not sure that "B" has helped me to get this clash oriented!
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      > Anyone else having trouble?
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      > Bill
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      > In a message dated 8/27/2008 10:20:24 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
      > jylitalo@... writes:
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      > I usually find minor instances of clashing when searching coins on my
      > own, but I couldn't pass this one up which appears to be an unusually
      > strong die clash (in my experience).
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      > _http://cgi.ebay.http://cgi.ebay.http://cgi.eb&<WBR>item=150284<&ssPageName=ss
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      > (http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150284817652&ssPageName=ADME:B:EOIBSA:US:1123)
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      > The coin itself is interesting in that it was struck with the
      > mint-mark 'B' on both faces (variety). The reverse B mint-mark is
      > present on the obverse, above Simon's head, and underneath the letter
      > D of DE. This feature certainly helped me to make out the orientation
      > of the reaming clashed design on the obverse face.
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      > Thanks.
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