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Looks like someone's "IQ" is slipping.

BarberianBarberian Posts: 3,039 ✭✭✭✭✭

At least with Seated Liberty halves.

If you're writing an article about an unusual New Orleans mint issue, make sure you add a photo of that coin and not some coin from Philly. Particularly if your pen name is Coin Week IQ. D'oh!

The 1840 shown above is NOT an 1840-(O) medium letters minted in New Orleans. It's a late die state WB-2 "small letters" minted in Philly. Below is a 1840-(O) medium letters. Note the narrow wing tips and extra arrow fletching.

3 rim nicks away from Good

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    edwardjulioedwardjulio Posts: 1,029 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Also, if you're grading/encapsulating coins, helps to get the correct information on the label:

    End Systemic Elitism - It Takes All Of Us

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    opportunityopportunity Posts: 1,007 ✭✭✭✭
    edited February 18, 2023 11:44AM

    Edit: No, they posted the wrong coin. I initially got them backwards. Hmm...

    Early American Copper, Bust and Seated.

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