LDB5 – 1955

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.

“BH+” indicates a break of less than ¼ the height of the letters and extends above the highest level of the letters.

“S” indicates a semi die break.

LDB5-1955-002 SBH+

Images are courtesy of Juan Aguerre

 

Die Markers: Obverse – None noted.

Reverse – None noted.

Cross references: Cohen NL, Hardy 55P-5BH+

“BL+” indicates a break of less than ¼ the height of the letters that extend below the lowest level of the letters.

“S” indicates a semi die break.

LDB5-1955-001B SBL+

Images are courtesy of Earl M. Williams

55-01l

55-01h55-01r

Die Markers: Obverse – Die Crack Top & Bottom of “R”, Two Die Cracks on Lincoln’s Head.

Reverse – Die Chip on “T” of “CENT”.

Cross references: Cohen 55-B1005, Hardy 55P-5SBL+1.

#2 of 3 stage progression.

Images are needed for stage #1

Stage 1, Cohen 55-B1004 Die Crack joins “ER”, Die Crack at the top of head. Die Chip “T” in “CENT”.

Stage 2 , Cohen 55-B1005 Second Die Crack on forehead.

Stage3 , Cohen 55-B1009 Second Die Crack at the top of head extends into field.

LDB5-1955-001C SBL+

Images are courtesy of Juan Aguerre

55-01L

55-01b55-01h

Die Markers: Obverse – Die Crack Top & Bottom of “R”, Die Crack on head extends into field.

Reverse – Die Chip on “T” of “CENT”.

Cross references: Cohen 55-B1009, Hardy 55P-5SBL+1.

#3 of 3 stage progression.

 

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