Re: [Error Coin Information Exchange] Double capped die strike?
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From: Jon P. Sullivan <snumismatics@...>
Sent: Sunday, December 4, 2011 7:01 PM
Subject: Re: [Error Coin Information Exchange] Double capped die strike?
Nice coin!JonOn Dec 4, 2011, at 4:20 PM, Mike Diamond wrote:Here's an even better example that just sold on eBay.
It's a more desirable specimen as the area not covered by the intrusive planchet carries an early-stage brockage. I'm not sure what caused the crease in the floor of the indent.
--- In email@example.com, Michael Evanchik <ivan0000013@...> wrote:
> I agree with mike 100%.i bid 75 on this thinking it would be plenty enough to win it and i bid that beleiving it was simply a capped die strike with an indent from a second planchet.a very neat error but pretty straightfoward.regards,mike e.
> From: Mike Diamond <mdia1@...>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Saturday, December 3, 2011 8:18 PM
> Subject: [Error Coin Information Exchange] Re: Double capped die strike?
> I recognize the phenomenon you're describing. Sometimes you see in a generic capped die strike a vague incuse ghost of the top and bottom margins of the Memorial. I don't know what causes it, but it's fairly common and it's not a brockage.
> --- In email@example.com, "Marc" <numismistake@> wrote:
> > Perhaps brockage is not the correct term. Maybe 'outline of the memorial building' is better. I can clearly see, maybe from an earlier cap clash, the horizontal outline of the building going through Abe's eye, and again horizoltally just abobe the date.
> > Or at least I think I see something.