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-67 NEW DISCOVERY AW121520

Obverse: III2 62
  • Date is in the Normal Right position. Slight doubling on the bottom of the upper crossbar of the 1.
  • Die crack across the bottom of the date.
  • Die crack between the top of the 18.
  • Die crack from the left side of the 1 into the right side of bust point.
  • Die crack from the left side of bust point into LS1, then into the denticles below LS2.
  • Die crack between LS2-LS3.
  • Die crack at E PLUR.
  • Double clash lines at Liberty's neck.
  • Left wreath clash marks at Liberty's nose/lips/chin.
  • Die Markers - Lines on Liberty's neck near the lower hair curls. Short, thick gouges in the lower right of the R and base of the T in LIBERTY. Small gouge to the right of Liberty's ear. Scratch downward from lowest cotton leaf.
Reverse: C3a
  • Raised lump on the top of the 2nd upper tail feather from the right.
  • Lumps on both sides of lower feathers of eagle's left leg.
  • Clash line of Liberty's neck at the top of the eagle's right wing.
  • Die crack at left star and at UNI.
  • Die crack across the eagle's right wing tip into the denticles.
  • Die crack from denticles into ERI.
  • Cap vee clash at RW1.
  • Clash of Liberty's lips/chin/nose at LW1-LW4.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-67 ] [ 1889-P VAM List ]
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