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1939 Jefferson Nickel DDR question.

jesbrokenjesbroken Posts: 8,699 ✭✭✭✭✭

I bought this some time ago, thinking it was a cherry pick Monticello DDR, but then thought it wasn't. I know with the verdigris it is basically worthless, but in your opinions is it a doubled Monticello? Sorry @cmerlo1, did not intend to hijack your thread.
Jim


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  • MWallaceMWallace Posts: 3,680 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited December 20, 2021 5:24AM

    It may be one of the lesser 1939 Doubled Dies (there are 18 different), but it's not the biggie (FS-801).
    Variety Vista 1939 5c Doubled Dies

    Edited to fix typo

  • rickoricko Posts: 98,724 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Based on that picture, I would say machine doubling on the M.... Cheers, RickO

  • cmerlo1cmerlo1 Posts: 7,855 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Here's FS-801. Yours, if a DDR, is one of the lesser ones as MWallace said. I don't see the extra thickness on the lettering that would indicate FS-802, either.

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