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-9 EDS I2R3 AW082419

Obverse: III2-9
  • Slightly slanted date set at the Normal Left postion. Die crack from the right side of bust point to the 1 flag.
  • Diagonal polish line thru the D-void.
  • Several vertical polish lines at the left side of head band.
  • Thick polish line a the middle point of the lower cotton leaf.
  • Thick polish lines throughout the LIBERTY. Long diagonal through the R.
  • Dense polish lines around/on the cotton bolls.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Die crack from wreath bow to RW4.
  • Fine polish lines in the upper/lower tail feather. Thick horizontal line in the top third of feather 4.
  • Thick polish line on the left bottom inner feather.
  • Fine diagonal polish lines in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Die crack through In God we trust.
  • Die crack from the left star through UNITED, right wing tip, S of STATES to the denticles.
  • Die cracks between STAT.
  • Die crack from second S of STATES throug OF, left wing tip, AMERIC. Tangent crack from left wing tip to denticles.
  • Die crack from the A in DOLLAR into RW4-RW2.
  • Die crack thru OLLA into the deticles below the R of DOLLAR.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-9 ] [ 1898-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r3 - 14 Dec 2019, AndyWoj00

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