These hub-throughs from 1865, 1868 and 1869 are very similar in nature. It appears that a man-made fiber of some sort, possibly cotton, fell between the hub and the die while it was receiving an impression.

‘Spiked’ Shield Match Set

  • 1865 Obverse of ODD-003 - Indian Head Penny - Photo by David Poliquin 1865 ODD-003 - Indian Head Penny - Photo by David Poliquin

    1865 Fancy 5 ODD-003

    Attributed to: David Poliquin

    Cross-references
    S19
    P18

    Design: Fancy 5
    Composition: Bronze
    Strike Type: Circulation

  • 1868 ODD-001 - Indian Head Penny 1868 ODD-001 - Indian Head Penny

    1868 ODD-001

    Attributed to: Tom DeLorey

    Cross-references
    S13
    P13

    Design: Shallow N Reverse
    Composition: Bronze
    Strike Type: Circulation

  • 1869 ODD-001

    Attributed to: Unknown

    Cross-references
    S3b

    Design: Shallow N Reverse
    Composition: Bronze
    Strike Type: Circulation

  • 1875 ODD-003 - Indian Head Penny - Photo by David Poliquin 1875 ODD-003 - Indian Head Penny - Photo by David Poliquin

    1875 ODD-003

    Attributed to: KMS Future Investments Corporation

    Cross-references
    S N/A
    P9

    Design: Type 1 Hub
    Composition: Bronze
    Strike Type: Circulation