Characteristics are described with a degree of granularity intended for die identification more so than for die classification. A characteristic may not span the entire die progression. Thus, not all characteristics may be present in any one coin.

1883-O VAM-1C2 I3R7 AW051119

Obverse: III2-1
  • Dense polish lines throughout the lower hair curls, in the LIBERTY, and in the cotton bolls/stems.
  • Distinct diagonal polish line bisecting the R of LIBERTY.
  • Weak clash at Liberty's neck of the top of the eagle's right wing. No letter transfer.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Mint mark is set upright and slightly left. Two thick diagonal polish lines at the top/bottom inside of the mint mark opening.
  • Dense polish lines in the wreath bow, upper/lower tail feathers, eagle's left leg triangle void, and in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Polish lines between the wreath bow and RW5.
  • Buffed reverse with outlines and distorted 'waves'/beveling in the field around several of the raised devices.
  • Double offset die clash marks of LIBERTY's neck below In of IGWT.
  • Raised designer's initial M from obverse showing above d in God.
  • Double cap vee clash at the inside of RW1. No corresponding clashing at the cap vee.
  • Distorted area at the tip of the eagles right wing tip.
Comments:
VAMWorld: [ V1 ] [ 1C1 ] [ V1C2 ] [ V1C3 ] [ V1D ] [ V1F1 ] [ V1F2 ] [ V1F3 ] [ V1I ] [ V1J ] [ 1883-O VW List ]
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Topic revision: r2 - 15 May 2019, AndyWoj00

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