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03 January, 2009

Ever See a Copper Dime?

My eight year old daughter Rosie was sorting through her change and said to me, "Have you ever seen a copper dime?" I nearly shit when I saw it. It's a 2005D Roosevelt dime WITHOUT IT'S ZINC COATING! Wow. I would appreciate professional numismatic opinions on this mistake.
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Raymond said...

That is pretty cool looking, but how did it loose it coating? My guess is that it never got one to begin with.

One of a kind find by your daughter for sure.

Anonymous said...

Soak a dime in vinegar for a week. No big thing.