Click to enlargeDoubleStruck J693/P772

The following aluminum half dime die trial, ex Col Green, Eric Newman-EPNNES, Heritage 4/13, shows a 10% rotation between strikings. This is especially obvious under "TES" of "STATES" on the obverse where the first impression of Liberty's head shows and on the reverse around the value "Half Dime". Click on the thumbnail image to see an enlargement.

Photo courtesy of Heritage.