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.

1885-P VAM-25B I2R5 AW010619

Obverse: III2 23.
  • Date set in the Normal position.
  • Ear very slightly doubled at right inside.
  • Double wing clash with faint n of In from reverse at Liberty's neck.
  • Faint wreath double clash marks on Liberty's lips, chin, and nose bridge.
  • Faint wreath double clash marks at cap vee.
  • Triangular die gouge at Liberty's bust point. Shows on later stage coins.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Die chips inside the wreath bow.
  • Polish lines in the scribbles area and at the eagle's left wing/leg gap.
  • Die chips in the right wing/leg gap.
  • Cap vee double clash at the inside of RW1.
  • Strong double clash marks of Liberty's lips, nose, and nose bridge at the inside of LW1 to LW3.
  • Liberty's neck double clash marks at the top of the eagle's right wing under In.
Comments:
VAMWorld: [ VAM-25 ] [ VAM 25A ] [ VAM 25B ] [ 1885-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r2 - 19 Jan 2019, AndyWoj00

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