Re: Blown diagnosis challenge
- Precisely. The first strike was an ordinary off-center strike, die-struck on both faces. During the second strike a previously struck cent overlapped the struck portion of the off-center coin perfectly and the two were struck together.
Well done, Travis.
--- In email@example.com, "Travis" <travisbolton543@...> wrote:
> I think it's double struck, both off center and overlapped. The second strike imparted the brockage.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Mike Diamond" <mdia1@> wrote:
> > NGC completely blew the diagnosis on this error coin:
> > http://www.teletrade.com/coins/lot.asp?auction=2932&lot=2277
> > Plaudits to the first ECIE member to correctly diagnose and describe this error.