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.

1897-P VAM-6A I2R6 AW123018 WOW! VAM

Obverse: III2-3
  • Date set in the Near position.
Reverse: C3e.
  • Die Crack down from right wreath thru top of O and bottom of D in DOLLAR with break below D.
  • Die crack across the bottom of ON of ONE into the left star.
  • Die crack thru tops of UNITE letters down to left star where it widens with displaced field.
  • Radial die crack from left star to denticles with a break.
  • Weak die crack across the tops of ERICA
  • Die crack across bottom of OLLA.
Comments: Displaced field from the broken star (to the left of ONE on the reverse) above UNITED MUST be there for the coin to be a 6A.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-6 ] [ VAM-6A ] [ VAM-6B ] [ 1897-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r3 - 08 Jan 2019, AndyWoj00

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