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flat edge
Term referring to coins where the area on the surface by the edge are flat. See also wire edge.

wire edge
Any coin with a thin, sharp rim that is caused when metal flows between a die and a collar during striking. Also, slang for the Wire Edge Indian Head eagle of 1907.

wire rim
Synonym for wire edge.

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