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.

1886-P VAM-23 I3R6 AW061319

Obverse: III2-22
  • Date set at the Normal position. 6 set slightly high.
  • Thick diagonal polish line in the void left of the top cotton leaf.
  • Thick horizontal polish line through the lower part of the D-void.
  • Long diagonal polish line thru the RTY of LIBERTY ending in the hair.
  • Thick polish line at the base of the L of LIBERTY.
  • Diagonal polish line in the foot of the Y of LIBERTY along with dense horizontal lines in the upper Y.
  • Long polish line through the right cotton boll.
  • Cross-hatch polish lines under and between the cotton bolls.
  • Slightly doubled ear on left and right inside.
  • Scribbly polish lines in fron of Liberty's eye.
  • "Comet" gouge from denticles over LS7 pointing toward the base of the E.
  • Die crack from LS4-LS7, E dot P of E PLURIBUS ending in the field between PL.
  • Die crack between NUM of UNUM into RS6-RS4.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Pitting and weak polish lines in and around the wreath bow.
  • Polish lines and pitting in the upper/lower tail feathers and the left/right leg triangle voids.
  • Pitting with a thick diagonal polish line and large die chunk in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
Comments:
VAMWorld: [ VAM-23 ] [ 1886-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r2 - 10 Jul 2019, AndyWoj00

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