Re: Mint mark
- What's the date?
It could be a repunched mintmark, but quadruple punches are unknown (at
least to me) and wouldn't take the form of a die chip.
It could simply be a die chip that has a coincidental resemblance to an
Or, if we're dealing with a zinc cent, it could be a "blister" or
perhaps a spot of subsurface corrosion that's lifted some of the copper
plating up so as to resemble a die chip.
A photo would help.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Tom Bunch"
> I just discovered on a penny what appears to be "cud". It has a(hard
> clear "D" mint mark, but beside it is a glob of copper that looks
> to tell) like it has at least 3 other "D"s stacked together at aslight
> Is this possible?