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Unsure of 1953 Lincoln Wheat Penny Error Classification

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  • Unsure of 1953 Lincoln Wheat Penny Error Classification

    I originally placed this post in the "General Forum", but after more research I believe this forum is the one I should have posed my questions too.

    I would like to know if this classifies as an "Error coin" based on the reverse? What I believe to be an error starts at the top left of the "o" in "of" and appears to extend up to the "i" and "t" of "United". I was also seeking guidance on how/who I should send the coin to for authentication. Any help would be appreciated.

    Thank you.
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    The best I can tell, it's post mint damage.
    Error Ref website engineer
    TOCC #FM021

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    • #3
      Ok, thank you

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      • #4
        I agree. Post mint damage.
        Bob Piazza
        Lincoln Cent Attributer

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