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by la_isla
Tue Feb 22, 2022 4:11 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT: Newest arrival
Replies: 24
Views: 2900

Re: OT: Newest arrival

BEAUTIFUL! Thank you for sharing. Made my evening.
by la_isla
Tue Feb 22, 2022 3:37 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1878 S VAM 35 Eureaka!
Replies: 0
Views: 410

1878 S VAM 35 Eureaka!

So after a two day hunt I finally found my 1878 S VAM. VAM 35 matches almost everything perfectly. Wow! It was an interesting hunt. Although I did noticed a couple differences. Can one of the experts take a look and see if i'm missing something? I did notice a couple differences. Scratches in the wh...
by la_isla
Thu Feb 17, 2022 1:39 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: A Pimple?
Replies: 2
Views: 623

Re: A Pimple?

Yes, it looks like mine been popped.
Thanks for the direction. There are so many ways to get side tracked here. A detectives dream.
by la_isla
Tue Feb 15, 2022 1:34 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: A Pimple?
Replies: 2
Views: 623

A Pimple?

Still getting the hang of things. And haven't gotten a handle on the nomenclature. I've got a 1878 Morgan S with what appears to be a pimple just below Liberty's ear lobe. It appears to have been there for a long time and looks like some sort of an impurity or bubble. Doesn't look like normal wear a...
by la_isla
Mon Feb 14, 2022 9:00 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Hello VAMWORLD!
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

Re: Hello VAMWORLD!

It's to late. But still no loupe or microscope. I've been using a UltraOptix. :ugeek:
by la_isla
Mon Feb 14, 2022 12:24 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Hello VAMWORLD!
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

Re: Hello VAMWORLD!

Super~! Thanks for all the info and glad to be part of the madness.
by la_isla
Sun Feb 13, 2022 10:09 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Hello VAMWORLD!
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

Hello VAMWORLD!

Brand new to the site. First post. From what I've read here this is a wonderful resource. I'm fascinated by coin collecting, particularly Morgan's and believe this is the place to learn much more. I've always admired the artisans, the mint men & mint women, of years past. Each of the coins they made...