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1999 Penny Error.

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1999 Penny Error.

#1 Unread post by Sameih »

Hi ...
Please help me identify this error!
Thank you.

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Re: 1999 Penny Error.

#2 Unread post by SensibleSal66 »

Who said your coin was an Error ? This Coin is Damaged . Post Mint Damage Sir . Thank You
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Re: 1999 Penny Error.

#3 Unread post by JTCC »

damaged coin, worth a penny.

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Re: 1999 Penny Error.

#4 Unread post by DSCoins »

Post Mint Damage
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Re: 1999 Penny Error.

#5 Unread post by Earle42 »

If you are not specific as to what you are looking at and thinking is an error, we cannot give you a good answer:

Here is a pretend scenario. I have a penny with a line through the date
What makes us scratch our heads: "Is this an error?"
- we have no idea what to look at b/c what you might see as an error is just the typical scratch we see all the time and know to ignore, and so we would not know that is what you are referring to
What makes us smile: "Is the line going through the numbers in the date an error?

The more specific you can be, the better and faster our answer can be for you😊
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