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What’s the deal with this coin


  • Namvet69Namvet69 Posts: 8,381 ✭✭✭✭✭

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  • OldhoopsterOldhoopster Posts: 2,930 ✭✭✭✭✭

    It's only environmental damage, not an error.

    The alloy used for the nickel is actually 75% copper and 25% nickel and can become discolored if exposed to certain conditions or spent time on the ground.

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