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Slippage

Slippage.  Overlapping or missing letters on an edge lettered coin or medal; caused by improper use of the castaing machine, or later, the roller die.  See lettered edge, blunders.

excerpted with permission from

An Encyclopedia of Coin and Medal Technology

For Artists, Makers, Collectors and Curators

COMPILED AND WRITTEN BY D. WAYNE JOHNSON

Roger W. Burdette, Editor


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