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-23B (formerly VAM-7) I2R3 AW111617

Obverse: III2-21
  • Slightly slanted date set at the Normal right position. Die chip on the right side of the second 8.
  • Wing double clash mark set high at Liberty's jawline. No letter transfer.
  • Weak wreath clash marks at Liberty's lips and at the cap vee.
Reverse: C3a
  • Weak double clash of the cap vee at the inside of RW1.
  • Weak double clash of Libertys lips at LW1.
  • Double clash lines of Liberty's neck at the top of the eagles right wing extending between n and G.
  • Dense polish lines in the eagle's upper/lower tail feathers, with pitting/polish lines in the wing-neck gap.
  • Die crack extending from the denticles above M in AMERICA traveling diagonally into the ERIC, terminating at the C.
Comments:
VAMWorld: [ VAM-23 ] [ VAM-23A ] [ VAM-23B ] [ VAM-23C ] [ VAM-23D ] [ 1889-P VAM List ]
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Topic revision: r6 - 08 Sep 2020, AndyWoj00

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