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Errors on coins

Post by romain17 » Mon Nov 30, 2015 5:34 pm

Hi all, I want to create this new topic to talk about euros coins that have manufacturing errors.
I collect euro coins and since some months I collected coins who have errors.

So maybe if you want to put some pictures to see some of theses coins it could be very interesting, like the others topics of 2015 coins for example :D

I have only 4 coins with errors that I think are unusual:
(On the left coins to compared the coins with the errors on the right)
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by ART » Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:20 am

But these may not be called errors, are technically manufacturing defects.
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by romain17 » Tue Dec 01, 2015 9:09 am

ART wrote:But these may not be called errors, are technically manufacturing defects.
Yes but it's not normal in the two cases :lol:
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by ART » Thu Dec 03, 2015 2:23 am

Surely.
In this thread of a numismatic foum there is a great review of cases like these (unfortunately to see the images you must be registered and logged).

http://www.lamoneta.it/topic/39444-orrori-di-conio/
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by philgelico » Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:27 pm

I've recently got this :flag-lu: 20c , with an unusual defect over the "2004" characters :
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by romain17 » Sat Mar 10, 2018 8:00 pm

philgelico wrote:
Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:27 pm
I've recently got this :flag-lu: 20c , with an unusual defect over the "2004" characters :
Très joli surplus de métal 8O
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by europaee » Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:31 pm

Hi everyone
I found this coin in my change today.
Is it production error or someone just flipped inner part, - is it even possible?
Any idea if its valuable at all?

Thank you
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by romain17 » Sun Aug 05, 2018 1:05 pm

europaee wrote:
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:31 pm
Hi everyone
I found this coin in my change today.
Is it production error or someone just flipped inner part, - is it even possible?
Any idea if its valuable at all?

Thank you
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Someone just flipped inner part ! :wink:

When the coin is minted the two part are already assembled, so the center and the ring are minted at the same time !

Value = 2€ sorry...
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Re: Errors on coins

Post by europaee » Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:48 pm

Hey,
I thought its impossible to flip without damaging, but at the same time I suspect that with the right tool its quite easy :idea:
thank you for the confirmation :roll:

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