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Odd quarter error question

Hi--I have a Washington quarter which looks pretty clear on the front however it looks like the back was never stamped on. Instead the back shows only a ring a little less than 1/2 way to center and a dot in the center.
I've not read about this type of error, how would I look into this?

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    GreenstangGreenstang Posts: 799 ✭✭✭✭

    Welcome to the forum

    A clear photo of both sides are required before anyone can help
    otherwise we would just be guessing.

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    BLUEJAYWAYBLUEJAYWAY Posts: 8,014 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Maybe was ground down.

    Successful transactions:Tookybandit. "Everyone is equal, some are more equal than others".
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    ifthevamzarockinifthevamzarockin Posts: 8,498 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Welcome to the forum! :)

    As mentioned photos are needed to say anything for sure.
    It sounds like post mint damage. (PMD)

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    That can't happen at the Mint. It sounds like your coin was altered with a metal lathe. The reverse was ground off.

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