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.

1889-P VAM-19A I3R6 AW101720 TOP 100 & WOW!

Obverse: III2-1
  • Date set at the Normal right position.
  • Die crack from the 1 flag into the right side of the bust point with a tiny break. Crack exits the left side of the bust point terminating on the right side of LS1.
  • Weak right wreath clash at the back of Liberty's cap.
  • Couple of thick polish lines below the cotton bolls.
  • Ear slightly doubled at the inside right of ear opening.
  • Weak clash of the left wreath at Liberty's nose, lips and chin.
  • Clash of eagle's right wing at Liberty's neck. Weak letter transfer of the leg of the n of the reverse In.
Reverse: C3b.
  • Minor doubling at the top of some letters of In God we trust.
  • Heavy polishing at the center of the eagle's right wing.
  • Die break on top of eagle's right wing showing as a short parallel bar.
  • Weak die crack at the top of NI of UNITED.
  • Die crack with small breaks at the top of S OF from the denticles.
  • Weak die crack at the top of RI of AMERICA.
  • Some doubling of several leaves in the left and right wreath leaf clusters.
Comments:
VAMWorld: [ VAM-19 ] [ VAM-19A ] [ VAM-19B1 ] [ VAM-19B2 ] [ 1889-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r2 - 18 Oct 2020, AndyWoj00

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