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by vincar73
Mon Jul 04, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..
Replies: 10
Views: 1146

Re: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..

DHalladay wrote:
Mon Jul 04, 2022 7:54 pm
Sigh... I see obverse cleaning.
unfortunately I noticed it too...
by vincar73
Mon Jul 04, 2022 6:16 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..
Replies: 10
Views: 1146

Re: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..

Hello all,
after the tracking signaled theft or loss and after about 2 months have passed since the shipment, today the courier delivered me the coin ....
Here are First pics
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by vincar73
Mon May 23, 2022 10:25 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79
Replies: 11
Views: 1618

Re: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79

Received the coin today and how @vampicker said ..... dot in hand looks different or rather it doesn't exist :lol: :lol:
Scans are probably more deceptive than photos
However coin in hand looks very nice and shiny ..... maybe PL

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by vincar73
Tue May 17, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79
Replies: 11
Views: 1618

Re: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79

The dot above the T looks raised based on the light direction. As far as the grade, maybe 63 SPL. The obverse may be PL but the reverse may just miss. Always a challenge grading flat bed scanner images.. :) Thanks Dave. Betting that dot looks different in hand As Dave said dot really seems to be ra...
by vincar73
Sun May 15, 2022 2:33 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79
Replies: 11
Views: 1618

Re: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79

Thanks all.

So what looks like a dot on T of UNITED must be a pmd ?? I will take a look with coin in hand and let you know.

What you think about the grade of this coin??
by vincar73
Sat May 14, 2022 10:29 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79
Replies: 11
Views: 1618

Re: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79

Vam-mysterio wrote:
Sat May 14, 2022 10:03 pm
Do you have the coin in hand?
Post closeup pictures
Sorry but i just bought the coin in an online auction so i have to wait to receive the coin.
vampicker wrote:
Sat May 14, 2022 10:20 pm
Think it's VAM 210B1
Thanks John, maybe i could see the die chips near nose...
by vincar73
Sat May 14, 2022 4:04 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-P reverse of 79
Replies: 11
Views: 1618

Help with 1878-P reverse of 79

Hello all, i bought this 1878-P rev. 79 and i couldn't attribute it.... seems very hard for me... and asking for your help At first sight i tought it was a C1 reverse, but going through 200>>203A i think i didn't find it, then i went through C2 reverse 210>>215 but doesn't semm to be here too... Ano...
by vincar73
Sun May 08, 2022 1:34 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..
Replies: 10
Views: 1146

Re: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..

Thanks all for reply

I will wait for the coin and post new pics once received.
by vincar73
Sat May 07, 2022 10:23 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..
Replies: 10
Views: 1146

Cherrypicking 1878-S LN in the wild..

It's been a while since I wrote here on the forum, but only because I haven't caught anything particularly interesting. I'm also trying to scrape together about fifteen good VAMs that I can send to messydesk in an upcoming bulk submission. Returning to the subject of the discussion, the other day I ...
by vincar73
Fri Jan 14, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Sister Vams; Together at Last
Replies: 22
Views: 3789

Re: Sister Vams; Together at Last

Congrats Andy for the new big Morgans in your collection.

It's really impressive looking to tour collection on PCGS.
by vincar73
Sun Jan 09, 2022 8:47 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1899-o micro o confirmation
Replies: 5
Views: 1222

Re: 1899-o micro o confirmation

Yes it's the same coin and that's why i was a bit confused too...

Thanks
by vincar73
Sat Jan 08, 2022 2:51 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1899-o micro o confirmation
Replies: 5
Views: 1222

1899-o micro o confirmation

Hello all,
here are some pics of a 1899-o.

I was convinced that it was a micro O just that by zooming in on the mm I had some doubts....

Anyone could confirm this is a micro o??
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by vincar73
Sat Jan 08, 2022 2:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Price Guide!
Replies: 18
Views: 3475

Re: Price Guide!

Thanks to everyone who helped create and publish this very useful price guide.
by vincar73
Sat Dec 25, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 23
Views: 3757

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all
by vincar73
Tue Aug 03, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2021 Morgans S and D MMs
Replies: 26
Views: 6027

Re: 2021 Morgans S and D MMs

My order is still "processing" and my cc has not been hit yet. Now I am worried. I think I'm screwed. Credit cards won't get hit until October. Note: If something causes you to need to replace the credit card you used before October, such as a fraud incident or expiration, be sure to contact the mi...
by vincar73
Sat Jun 26, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation

Vam-mysterio wrote:
Sat Jun 26, 2021 4:28 pm
Wow
How did pcgs missed that line
🤷🏻😬
They need a new VAM variety expert @vampicker :lol: :lol:


can i ask pcgs for a refund of the money i spent in vain ?? :lol: :lol:
by vincar73
Sat Jun 26, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation

Vam-mysterio wrote:
Sat Jun 26, 2021 2:23 pm
Can you post a picture of the die line
At cotton bolls
Thanks
After several attempts and different angles of photos it seems to me that they might be there
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by vincar73
Sat Jun 26, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation

mystery revealed ???

VAM-2???
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by vincar73
Fri Jun 25, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation

The lump isn't there. That takes out VAM 18. Are there a couple of little die scratches just under the back of the nostril? They look like this.... These are really hard to pic with my poor equipment but will try tomorrow morning with good daylight that always helps me. Now it's time to go to bed f...
by vincar73
Fri Jun 25, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: 1888-O oval O VAM-5 confirmation

Hey maybe JR or JB or even Ash Can back me up on this one Let’s wait and see what they think I know sometimes you get an answer You wasn’t prepared for But hey pcgs guarantees attribution ! Thanks Vam-mysterio. I know VAM-34 and VAM-5 are keys for oval O set and these are the only ones i need... Th...