Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Off-topic: minting error in Luxembourg 20 cents 2004

I found this error among my coins yesterday.
It is a circulated Luxembourg 20 cents from 2004, with a metal addition.

Closer detail:

What kind of error do you think it is?

Contact me if you are interested in getting it. I would swap for any coins for my collection.


  1. you can read a curios article about this kind of error (quite standard, «выкрошка штемпеля» or a buildup of metal on the coin, actually non-interesting error), in russian:


  2. In Australia we call them CUDS, where the die has broken, common here.