LINCOLN CENT DOUBLED DIES 1909-1929

Revised on November 24, 2016

Copyright 2011 by James Wiles, Used with permission from CONECA.

 

 

1909

1909-S

1915-D

1917

1921-S

1923

1924

1924-S

1925-S

1926

 

1927

1927-D

 

1929

1929-D

1929-S

 

 

 

 

1909

Designation:

A product of engraving not repunching or hubbing

Description:

Doubling on last 9 of date

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Strength of doubling will vary depending upon hub and die state

UVC-1206

DMR-001

MS

RDV-001 (VDB)

UVC-1207

DMR-002

PR

RDV-001 (VDB)

UVC-1208

DMR-003

MS

RDV-003

UVC-1209

DMR-004

PR

RDV-003

UVC-2602

DMR-016

MS

RDV-002 (VDB)

UVC-2603

DMR-017

MS

RDV-004

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1909

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV; FS-01-1909-1101 (012)

VDB

Description:

Strong spread West-Northwest on RTY of LIBERTY, 190 of date, and lips

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2, 2

Markers:

UVC-1210

DMR-005

Stage A:

VEDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is RDV-002 (VDB)

Light die crack Left wheat to rim at K-9:30 EDS

Stage C:

Obverse is EMDS

Die crack on Reverse is stronger EMDS

UVC-1211

 

DMR-006

 

Stage D:

 

Die crack from ear to rim through E of WE MDS

Reverse die changed EDS

Reverse is RDV-002 (VDB)

Stage E:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1909

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-VI; FS-01-1909-1102 (12.1)

VDB

Description:

Extra thickness on date with some separation on first 9

Grade:

MS64

Population:

13

Markers:

UVC-1212

DMR-007

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is RDV-001 (VDB) EDS

Stage B:

Die chip upper B of LIBERTY EMDS

Reverse is EMDS

Stage C:

 

 

Die chip whole B of LIBERTY MDS

Die chip lower R of LIBERTY

Die clash at throat

Reverse is MDS

Stage D:

Die chip whole R of LIBERTY LMDS

Reverse is LMDS

Stage E:

Obverse is LDS

Die clash on Reverse has worn away LDS

Reported by:

Randy Miller

 

1909

Designation:

A product of engraving not hubbing

Description:

 

Doubling evident as notches on the lower letters of UNITED STATES and CENT, best seen on the lower second T of STATES

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

 

This doubling continues throughout the wheat design. Strength of doubling will vary depending upon hub state and die state.

UVC-1206

DMR-001

MS

RDV-002 (VDB)

UVC-1208

DMR-003

MS

RDV-004

Reported by:

David Lindahl

 

1909

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and ONE

Grade:

MS64

Population:

2

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-1213

DMR-008

Stage A:

Two die scratches Southwest from upper C of CENT EDS

Light die clash at throat MDS

Stage B:

Reverse die scratches are weak MDS

Die crack across back of bust to rim LDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1909

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, upper wheat ears, and upper edges of ONE

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-1214

DMR-009

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

 

Reverse is MDS

Die crack head to rim at K-12:30 MDS

Die crack shoulder to rim at K-6:45

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1909

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread West on ITE of UNITED, first T of STATES, F of OF, and ME of AMERICA

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-1215

DMR-010

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ward Miller

 

1909

DDR-004

Designation:

4-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM and Right wheat ear

Grade:

MS64

Population:

2

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-1216

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Bondurant

 

1909

DDR-005

Designation:

5-R-VI

Description:

 

Medium extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM and both wheat stalks with strong extra thickness on both wheat ears and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

MS65

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-1217

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die crack from rim through upper Right wheat lines MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Mike Bruggeman

 

1909

DDR-006

Designation:

6-R-VI

Description:

Light extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, both wheat ears, stems, and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

MS64

Population:

2

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-2513

DMR-013

Stage A:

Small die gouge line in the upper A of STATES EDS

Small die gouge dot between upper IB of LIBERTY EDS

Stage B:

Die crack from Right wheat grains to rim at K-3:30 MDS

Very light die crack across lower bust MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Mike Lumpkin

 

1909

DDR-007

Designation:

7-R-II-C+VI




Description:

 

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, ONE, and both wheat ears, with extra thickness on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and both wheat stems

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-2555

DMR-014

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1909

DDR-008

Designation:

8-R-VI

Description:

Light extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and both wheat stems

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-2566

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Horizontal die scratch from middle of N to T of CENT MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Gil Medina

 

1909

DDR-009

Designation:

9-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Light spread and extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, AMERICA, and both wheat ears and stems

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-3132

DMR-018

Stage A:

Die scratch diagonally through ME of AMERICA EDS

Die chip partially fills upper R of LIBERTY EMDS

Die chip in hair Southwest of earlobe

Die crack along bust line

Die clash in front of date

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Michael Shockley

 

1909

DDR-010

Designation:

Unassigned

Description:

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

UVC-3133

DMR-019

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

 

1909

DDR-011

Designation:

11-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Light spread and extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, ONE, both wheat ears and stems

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-003

UVC-3134

DMR-020

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Two die cracks on lower back shoulder MDS

Stage B:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Michael Shockley

 

1909-S

Designation:

A product of engraving not repunching or hubbing

Description:

Doubling on last 9 of date

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Strength of doubling will vary depending upon hub and die state

UVC-1218

DMR-001

RDV-001 (VDB)

UVC-1219

DMR-002

RDV-003

UVC-2604

DMR-008

RDV-004

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1915-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VIII

Description:

Strong spread as an extra bar under the L of LIBERTY

Grade:

VF

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1245

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Robert "BJ" Neff

 

1917

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-V-CCW from K-8; FS-01-1917-101 (013)

Description:

Strong spread on date, IN GOD WE TRUST, coat, tie, lips, nose, eyes, slightly in hair, and LIB of LIBERTY

Grade:

VF

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-1253

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch between upper TY of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Mary Louise Winters

 

1921-S

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on E PLURIBUS, dots, and both wheat stems

Grade:

VF

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2569

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is MDS

Obverse is LMDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Gil Medina

 

1923

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on date, LIBERTY, and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

VF

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2520

DMR-002

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Joe Miller

 

1924

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on date, LIBERTY, and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

VF

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1271

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1924

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on EPU, dots, both wheat stems and lower letters of AMERICA

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-1272

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1924-S

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on date, LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

VG

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-1275

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Carolyn Macke

 

1924-S

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on EPU, dots, both wheat stalks and stems, upper letters of ONE and lower letters of AMERICA

Grade:

F

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1276

DMR-004

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Obverse is LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Jose Cortez

 

1925-S

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VI; FS-01-1925S-101 (013.3)

Description:

Extreme extra thickness on LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, and date, especially on the tail of the 9

Grade:

AU50

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-1280

DMR-010

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1926

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV

Description:

Strong spread as extra eyelid South

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2579

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Games

 

1927

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-I-CW; FS-01-1927-101 (013.5)

Description:

Light spread on LIB of LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, eyelid, and 27 of date

Grade:

AU58

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1285

DMR-002

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1927-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV; FS-01-1927D-501 (013.51)

Description:

Strong doubled eye lid South

Grade:

MS62

Population:

3

Markers:

Obverse is LISTED as RPM-001

UVC-0019

DMR-002

Stage A:

Strong secondary mintmark EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

Medium secondary mintmark MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Weak secondary mintmark at bottom LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Jose Cortez

 

1929

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, both wheat ears and stems

Grade:

VG

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1293

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Bondurant

 

1929-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-V-CCW from K-5

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE

Grade:

AU55

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-3036

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Chuck Daughtrey

 

1929-S

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on 19 of date with light spread on eyelid

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1296

DMR-004

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Lloyd Hanson