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-63 I2R5 AW070719

Obverse: III2-58
  • Slanted date set at the Very Far position.
  • Dense polish marks in the hair and along Liberty's hair line from front of ear to the bottom of neck.
  • Marker - Single horizontal polishing line in hair at jaw-neck junction at double hair curl.
  • Wreath clash at the cap vee.
  • Heavy polish marks and die gouges in the LIBERTY.
  • Long horizontal polish lines on and above the left cotton boll.
  • Cross hatch polish lines in the void to the right of the bent wheat leaf.
  • Thick polish lines in the top right cotton leaf.
  • Marker - Horizontal lines and die chips inside the ear opening.
  • Double clash marks of the eagle's right wing at Liberty's neck and jawline. No letter transfer.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Horizontal polish lines in the wreath opening, upper/lower tail feathers and in the eagle's triangle leg voids.
  • Double clash of the cap vee at the left side of RW1.
  • Bearded eagle hair clash at the right side of eagle's neck. Hair curl clash at the top of the eagle's head.
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