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.

1898-P VAM-2E I2R5 AW070619

Obverse: III2-2
  • Date is set at the Normal left position. Closed 9.
  • Two long diagonal die scratches on Liberty's cheek in front of ear.
  • One long horizontal die scratch at Liberty's jaw line extending into the hair.
  • Lump inside the ear opening. Nice pick-up point (PUP).
  • Weak clash from eagle's right wing at the underside of Liberty's jaw. No letter transfer.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Polish lines in the upper and lower tail feathers. Diagonal polish lines at the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Doubling on all the letters of In God we trust.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-2 ] [ VAM-2A ] [ VAM-2E ] [ VAM-2C ] [ VAM-2D ] [ VAM-2E ] [ 1898-P VW List ]
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1898-P VAM-2E AW070619 Coin #1
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1898-P VAM-2E AW112619 Coin #2
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Topic revision: r3 - 26 Nov 2019, AndyWoj00

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