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I am trying to find out anything about this coin appearing to have a missing digit.


  • OwnerofawheatiehordeOwnerofawheatiehorde Posts: 1,517 ✭✭✭✭✭

    The fourth digit was probably shaven down by someone, or it could be a grease filled die. Tough to tell because of the corrosion. I wouldn't think much of it.

    Type collector, mainly into Seated. Young Numismatist. Good BST transactions with: mirabela, OKCC, MICHAELDIXON

  • GreenstangGreenstang Posts: 799 ✭✭✭✭

    Welcome to the forum

    It appears to be a grease filled die but hard to tell from photos.
    Without a complete date, it really devaluates the coin.
    Also, do NOT hold coins in your hand like that. Lay it on a flat
    neutral toned surface when shooting photos.

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