Waffled coins. These are a very interesting type. The grading services will body bag coins damaged or cleaned. However, if the Mint waffles them, they show up holdered an even graded. Now that more “bins” have been bypassing the smelters pot, prices have really been dropping. There are collectors trying to put together complete sets of the statehood quarters.Last quarter a rumor circulated that more bins full of “Red Tanks Marked - Sweeps” became available on the market. Looks like it came true. One reason there are so many of the “webbings” available. Bowtie scrap is being sold by the pound.
The U.S. Government claims these are not coins.
Here are records of recent sales on eBay from October 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009.