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Hi all - I am not an experienced numismatist so I wonder if anyone can identify this weird coin: I once had a Lincoln penny that seemed to have a normal reverse showing the Lincoln Memorial. The obverse was slightly concave, and showed a ghostly Lincoln memorial (no portrait of lincoln, no date, no mint mark, no words). Is this a well-known condition, or something else? I will post a pic if I can locate the coin this weekend.

 

EDIT: After reading a few more posts, I think I can categorize it as a broadstrike, although it seems to be perfectly round; not oblong, and definitely no words or numbers are visible.

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