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United States Error Coins

Error coins are a fascinating subset of numismatics. While most coin collectors prize mint-condition coins, collectors who specialize in errors often favor coins that show the wear and tear of daily life. Most error coins are destroyed by the Mint when they are found at the facility, but some manage to escape to general circulation by accident. Occasionally, they are pocketed by unscrupulous Mint employees.

Some of the most prominent forms of error coins include double die, cracked die, off center, clipped planchet, and blundered die. As the name suggests, the double-die error is caused when the repeated strikes of the die onto the blank are not perfectly aligned between each strike. Most commonly, this error is seen on mint marks or dates. Cracked dies will transfer their cracks on... Read more

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ERROR BANKNOTE $100 MISSING COLOR SHIFTING INK

August 27, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Tallahassee, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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ERROR BANKNOTE MISALIGNMENT ERROR PMG VF35 EPQ

August 27, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Tallahassee, FL, USA

$60 (starting bid)

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Etched and Cut Depression Error Glass Set

August 28, 2016, 10:00 AM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$10 (2 bids)

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Etched and Cut Depression Error Glass Set

August 28, 2016, 10:00 AM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$30 (6 bids)

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1809/6

August 28, 2016, 4:00 PM EST
Douglasville , GA, USA

$1 (1 bid)

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Mint error Misstruck 1800's US nickle with blank back se picks

August 30, 2016, 6:00 PM PST
Olympia, WA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Set of 9 Framed Error Coins

October 2, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Niles, MI, USA

$3 (1 bid)

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