LINCOLN CENT DOUBLED DIES 1965-1969

Revised on September 14, 2015

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

 

 

1965

1966

1967

1968

1968-D

1968-S

1969

1969-D

1969-S

 

 

 

 

1965

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV

Description:

Medium spread South on eyelid

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2190

DMR-003

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Billy Crawford

 

1965

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-V-CW+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on last T of TRUST

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2191

DMR-004

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Mark Franzen

 

1965

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-V-CW+VIII

Description:

Medium spread under L of LIBERTY

Grade:

SMS65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2192

DMR-005

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Gil Medina

 

1966

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-V-CW from K-7; FS-01-1966-101

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST and date

Grade:

AU50

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2195

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

John Blair

 

1966

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-I-CW

Description:

Medium spread on ONE CENT, designer's initials, and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

AU55

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2196

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Light die clash of chin in bay 9 MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bob Mohan

 

1967

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-V-CW from K-3

Description:

Medium spread as an extra bar under the L of LIBERTY

Grade:

SMS65

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-2199

 

DMR-003

 

Stage A:

 

Strong secondary image EDS

Die scratch between RU of TRUST

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

 

Medium secondary image MDS

Small die gouge in field to the upper right of the I of IN

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

 

Light secondary image LDS

Die gouge is very light

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1967

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-V-CW from K-3

Description:

Medium spread as an extra bar under the L of LIBERTY

Grade:

SMS65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2200

DMR-004

Stage A:

Strong secondary image EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1967

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM with very light spread on ONE CENT

Grade:

SMS65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-2201

DMR-005

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1967

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-II-C

Description:

Very light spread on STATES OF and E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

SMS65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-3088

DMR-006

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1968

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2203

DMR-002

Stage A:

Die scratch North-Northeast off chin EMDS

Reverse is EMDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

John A. Wexler

 

1968

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2204

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die chips above E of WE and first T of TRUST MDS

Small die dent next to rim above T of UNITED EDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Gene Nichols

 

1968

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-2205

DMR-004

Stage A:

Light die scratches North-South on Obverse EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1968

DDO-004

Designation:

4-O-V-CW from K-4

Description:

Medium spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-3131

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Strong die scratch North from R of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Michael Shockley

 

1968

DDO-005

Designation:

5-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-3326

DMR-006

Stage A:

Numerous light die scratches North-South on Obverse EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

ANACS

 

1968-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2207

 

DMR-008

 

Stage A:

 

Obverse is EDS

Light die chips on column #12 LDS

Small die chip on Right cornice

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

John A. Wexler

 

1968-D

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with light spread on LIBERTY

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2208

 

DMR-009

 

Stage A:

 

Die chips above D of GOD, WE, and first T of TRUST EDS

Die crack on column #12 MDS

Die chip on upper Right cornice

Light die scratch East from upper O of ONE

Stage B:

Die chip above last T of TRUST EMDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Frank Baumann

 

1968-D

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2209

DMR-010

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die chips above D of GOD, WE, and first T of TRUST MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Bondurant

 

1968-D

DDO-004

Designation:

4-O-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

AU55

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2545

DMR-014

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

 

 

Die chips above E of WE and first T of TRUST MDS

Numerous die scratches on Obverse

Die chip on upper column #12 MDS

Strong die scratch Southwest under Left building edge

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Darryl Fortunato

 

1968-D

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-V-CW from K-7; FS-01-1968D-801 (027.4)

Description:

Medium spread on STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, and designer's initials

Grade:

MS64

Population:

3, 2

Markers:

UVC-2210

DMR-012

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Reverse is EMDS

Medium die crack across forehead EMDS

UVC-2211

 

 

DMR-013

 

 

Stage C:

 

 

Die scratches South-Southeast across Reverse LMDS

Die clash in bay 9

Obverse die changed EMDS

Die scratches East-West on Obverse

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1968-S

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS65

Population:

11

Markers:

UVC-2212

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die chips above WE and first T of TRUST MDS

Die gouges under Left base MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

John A. Wexler

 

1968-S

DDO-002

Designation:

PR-2-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

7

Markers:

Slightly weaker than DDO-004 and similar to DDO-009

UVC-2213

DMR-006

Stage A:

Die chip above the Left side of the first T of TRUST EDS

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1968-S

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST and 68 of date

Grade:

MS64

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2214

DMR-007

Stage A:

Die gouge Southeast from lower Left L of LIBERTY VEDS

Reverse is VEDS

Stage B:

 

Die scratch Southeast from lower nose EDS

Numerous short die scratches above and through 19 of date

Die scratches North-South on Reverse EDS

Stage C:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Lee Rogers

 

1968-S

DDO-004

Designation:

WH-PR-4-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

26

Markers:

Slightly stronger than DDO-002

UVC-2215

DMR-008

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1968-S

DDO-005

Designation:

PR-5-O-II-C; FS-01-1968S-101 (027.5)

Description:

Strong spread on IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, and date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

7

Markers:

UVC-2216

 

DMR-009

 

Stage A:

 

Die chip above first T of TRUST EDS

Die scratch on rim Southeast of mintmark

Reverse is EDS

Stage B:

Die chips above E of WE and both Ts of TRUST EMDS

Reverse is EMDS

Stage C:

Die crack over VDB MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1968-S

DDO-006

Designation:

PR-6-O-V-CW from K-6

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, and date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2217

DMR-010

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-001 EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1968-S

DDO-007

Designation:

PR-7-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2218

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Die gouge to the upper Left of the U of UNITED MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1968-S

DDO-008

Designation:

PR-8-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2219

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die gouge near rim above 8 of date MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1968-S

DDO-009

Designation:

PR-9-O-II-E

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

Similar to DDO-002

UVC-2220

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die chip above the Left side of the first T of TRUST MDS

Die scratches on rim above OF MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1968-S

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-I-CCW

Description:

Strong spread on all lettering

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2217

DMR-010

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-006 EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1968-S

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-II-C

Description:

Very light spread on designer's initials, CA of AMERICA, NT of CENT and lower Right building edge

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2221

DMR-014

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1968-S

DDR-003

Designation:

PR-3-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Medium spread and extra thickness on designer's initials, STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS, and CENT

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2587

DMR-015

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Die crack and die chip over VDB MDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Dennis Mize

 

1969

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-V-CW from K-5

Description:

Light spread on LIB of LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-2223

DMR-002

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Halpern

 

1969

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-V-CW from K-9

Description:

Strong spread but weak hubbing on upper first 9 of date and upper 6 of date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-2224

DMR-003

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Jose Cortez

 

1969-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread West on lower 6 and upper 9 of date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2226

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches Southwest on Obverse MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Mark Franzen

 

1969-S

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-I-CCW; FS-01-1969S-101 (028)

Description:

Very strong spread on LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, and date

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Need specimen for study

UVC-2229

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1969-S

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-V-CW from K-9

Description:

Strong spread but weak doubling on upper first 96 of date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-2230

DMR-009

Stage A:

MDD shows on date and mintmark EMDS

Die scratches North-South outside column #12 EMDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Jose Cortez

 

1969-S

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-VI

Description:

Light extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-2231

DMR-010

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1969-S

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on designer's initials and ONE CENT

Grade:

PR65

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-3089

DMR-011

Stage A:

Horizontal die gouge through Lincoln's leg EDS

Obverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1969-S

DDR-003

Designation:

PR-3-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM with light spread on lower UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and upper ONE CENT

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-3312

DMR-012

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

John Amato & Bob Gittis