LDB5 – 1956

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.

“EL”  indicates a break of ¾ “lower” die break.

“S” indicates a semi die break.

LDB5-1956-001A SEL

Images are courtesy of Louis A. West

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DIE MARKERS: OBVERSE –  Die Chip R in LIBERTY, Die Crack Head & Coat.

                            REVERSE – Die Chip on T in CENT.

Cross references: Cohen 56-B1006, Hardy 56P-SEL-1.

#1 of 2 stage progression.

LDB5-1956-001B

Images are courtesy of JC Stevens

56-163l

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DIE MARKERS: OBVERSE –  Die Chip R in LIBERTY, Die Crack Head on Head extended into field.

                            REVERSE – Three die breaks on rev,  Die Chip on T in CENT.

Cross references: Cohen 56-B1008, Hardy 56P-SEL1.

#2 of 2 stage progression.

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