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-40A2 I2R6 AW082420

Obverse: III2-36
  • Date set at the Normal right position. This speciman shows die chips on the right side of the first 8 and both sides of the second 8.
  • Weak st clash at the hair vee above RS2.
  • Weak wreath clash at the back of Liberty's cap.
  • Thick polish lines at the gap to the right of the wheat leaves. Major PUP.
  • Thick polish lines throughout the LIBERTY band and below the cotton bolls.
  • Die chips inside the lower ear opening.
  • Clash line of the eagle's right wing and a faint double clash incuse n of In from reverse at Liberty's neck.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Three thick lines in the wreath bow opening.
  • Thick polish lines in the eagle's left leg triangle void as well as the right side, as viewed, of the upper tail feathers.
  • Debris/pitting in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Double cap vee clash at the left side of RW1.
  • Weak clash line between the st of trust.
  • Double clash line of Liberty's neck at the top of the eagle's right wing into/thru the right leg of the n in In.
  • Die chip at the upper part of opening in the G of God.
  • Some die erosion around the coin denticles and some of the devices.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-40 ] [ VAM-40A1 ] [ VAM-40A2 ] [ 1889-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r4 - 26 Sep 2020, AndyWoj00

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