Page 1 of 1

1923-P Over Polished

Posted: Mon Apr 18, 2022 8:32 pm
by colwillys
Looking for some help on this 1923-P .. It is over polished OBV Liberty and Fields all over
the whole coin . pitted rays polished smooth but rust chips still stand out . The REV has
die file lines all over the place . NO clashing . Very nice MS coin . Maybe a new one for
our Dr.
Image3616.jpg
Image3616.jpg (196.13 KiB) Viewed 510 times
Image3617.jpg
Image3617.jpg (201.2 KiB) Viewed 510 times
Image3618.jpg
Image3618.jpg (151.81 KiB) Viewed 510 times
Image3619.jpg
Image3619.jpg (265.1 KiB) Viewed 510 times
Image3620.jpg
Image3620.jpg (135.51 KiB) Viewed 510 times

Re: 1923-P Over Polished

Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2022 8:11 pm
by davidkclose
I have seen quite a few "file lines" varieties in 1922 & 1923. Given that there are so many, and some of these are a die state of other varieties, I would want to hold off on listing any for now.
I don't want to see these become as some of the "scribble lines" varieties in Morgans, being a huge number & difficult to attribute. At some point later I would reconsider this position.

Re: 1923-P Over Polished

Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2022 1:48 pm
by RogerB
The fine lines occur during minor die repair and resurfacing. This can happen over the full raised die surface (the table) or in small areas. It is likely a "bottomless pit" to try to record/describe these things, as previous poster indicated.