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.

1900-P VAM-5A I2R5 AW060423

Obverse: III2-4
  • Date set at the Near position. Die crack from 1 flag to bust point. Die crack from the denticles below the 9 into/thru both 0's.
  • Die crack from bust point to denticles below LS1.
  • Die crack across the base of the hair into the field.
  • Wreath clash at the cap vee.
  • Dense polish lines in the LIBERTY banner and in/around the cotton bolls.
  • Dense polish lines in the ear opening.
  • Clashed dies with faint partial incuse n of In from reverse next to Liberty's neck & partial incuse st of Trust from rev showing in right hair vee of lower hair edge. Some specimens show polishing lines in fields or double incuse n & st.
  • Die crack with several small breaks from the denticles above the U into the field and across the cap top.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Thick diagonal polish lines in the wreath bow opening.
  • Fine polish lines in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Faint double clash of the cap vee at RW1.
  • Faint triple clash of Liberty's nose/lips/chin at the inside of the left wreath.
  • Neck clash line from the top of the right wing into the n of LIBERTY.
  • Die crack from the left star across the top of UNITED into/across the right wing tip.
  • Die crack across the top of STAT.
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1900-P VAM-5A AW060423
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Topic revision: r3 - 07 Jun 2023, AndyWoj00

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