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.

1903-P VAM-16 Die 3 I2R5 AW090118

Obverse: III2-13
  • Date set at the Normal center position; closed 9.
  • Slightly doubled Liberty head profile from forehead and top of Phrygian cap.
  • Collar clash marks at the rim above the S of PLURIBUS.
  • Very slight doubling at the left and right inside of ear opening.
  • Weak diagonal die crack from the top of Liberty's chin to field in front of Liberty's neck.
  • Weak wing clash at Liberty's neck.
  • Wreath clash marks under Liberty's nose down to upper chin.
  • Die Marker -Double vertical die polishing lines eye front.
  • Dot in the center of the hair swirl near small bear claw.
  • Die gouges below RS3.
  • Single horizontal polishing line between wheat leaf clusters below the I in PLURIBUS.
Reverse: C4i
  • A of DOLLAR strongly doubled on left side.
  • "Bearded Eagle" hair curl clash at the right side of the eagle's neck.
  • Doubling of some of the legend and motto letters.
  • Die Marker - Overpolished center of eagle's left wing with vertical die polishing lines.
  • Die chip in the upper part of the G in God and e of we.
  • Very weak cap vee clash at the left side of RW1.
  • Liberty' neck clash at the top of the right wing to the center of the n in In.
  • Die Marker Horizontal die gouge at the left side of the eagle's right leg.
Comments: Sent to LVA May 2019. Sent back as revised VAM-16 Die 3. Found on Ebay by Ron Gapa and purchased by Andrew Wojtowich.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-16 ] [ 1903-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r6 - 03 Aug 2023, AndyWoj00

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