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-42 I2R5 AW092820

Obverse: III2-38
  • Date set at the Far position.
  • Strong right wreath clash mark at the cap vee.
  • Heavy pitting on most of the obverse devices.
  • Doubled ear a left inside and right outside, hair above ear, bottom edge of two lower cotton leaves and lower cotton boll.
  • Weak left wreath clash marks at Liberty's lips and chin.
  • Slghtly doubled 1-3 right stars and strongly doubled 4-6 right stars. M in UNUM slightly doubled towards rim.
  • Clash of the top of the eagle's right wing at Liberty's neck-jaw junction. No letter transfer.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Weak cotton boll clash below eagle's left wing.
  • Double cap vee clash at the left side of RW1.
  • Double clash of Liberty's nose bridge, lips and chin as well as eye to the right of the left wreath.
  • Clash of Liberty's neck at the top of the right wing extending up between the n of In and G of God.
  • Weak die crack between the top of TA of STATES.
  • Die crack at the top of OF.
  • Die crack from the right wing tip through the top of AMERI.
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Topic revision: r4 - 04 Nov 2020, AndyWoj00

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