The listings on this page are by description / delimitation letter / position letters. Full die breaks at the top and small die breaks at the bottom of the page. See the Hardy Index System link.

“DH+” indicates a break of ½ or more, but less than ¾  the height of the letters and extends above the highest level of the letters.

LDB4-2003-002 4DH+

Images are courtesy of Troy Moore


Cross reference: Hardy Index 4DH+.

“CLM” indicates a break of ¼ or more, but less than ½ “lower middle” die break.

LDB4-2003-001 4CLM

Images are courtesy of Barry Godwin



Cross reference: Hardy Index 4CLM.


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