Reverse Die Fingerprints

Below is a list of each identified reverse die together with images illustrating cracks and breaks on the most extreme examples in our collection.  You can then follow those links to the die page for a more detailed discussion on that die.  Dies that show no cracks on coins in our inventory are also noted and can be followed to their respective die pages.

Die

Potential Cracks and Breaks

Late Stage Image

 

 

 

 

b

 

 

The Aging 1D

Submissions

Clashed Denticle

Date Issues

Encyclopedia

New Orleans and the Mint in 1881

The Devolving 5

One and Done

Two and Through

Fakes

Die Fingerprints

 

The Aging 1D

Submissions

Clashed Denticle

Date Issues

Encyclopedia

New Orleans and the Mint in 1881

The Devolving 5

One and Done

Two and Through

Fakes

Die Fingerprints

 

 

 

 

c

 

 

 

 

 

d

 

 

 

 

 

e

 

 

 

 

 

f

 

 

 

 

 

g

 

 

 

 

 

h

 

 

 

 

 

i

 

 

 

 

 

j

 

 

 

 

 

k

 

 

 

 

 

l

 

 

 

 

 

m

 

 

 

 

 

n

 

 

 

 

 

o

 

 

 

 

 

p

 

 

 

 

 

q

 

 

 

 

 

r