1965 penny 2.2 grams?
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 Probably someone just messing around But I figured I’d put it up to see what you guys think. 

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Definitely post minting damage. No way it looked like that when it was struck.

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4 minutes ago, Greenstang said:

Definitely post minting damage. No way it looked like that when it was struck.

I know people mess with coins all the time. But how is it possible to bring a coin down to the weight level of this one and for there to be any detail left

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14 minutes ago, Jaynh said:

I know people mess with coins all the time. But how is it possible to bring a coin down to the weight level of this one and for there to be any detail left

What is a   Loc blank   Planchet  look like

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Looks exactly like someone attacked it with a wire brush, probably to try to get the corrosion off.

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On 11/13/2019 at 6:36 PM, Jaynh said:

But how is it possible to bring a coin down to the weight level of this one and for there to be any detail left

Acid is a good way.

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@Conder101 So was it Colonel Mustard in the Pantry with the Acid or was it Miss Scarlet in the Library with the Wire Brush?

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4 hours ago, Kirt said:

@Conder101 So was it Colonel Mustard in the Pantry with the Acid or was it Miss Scarlet in the Library with the Wire Brush?

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Both. Tagteam is what I speculate. hm

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