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by vincar73
Mon Jan 02, 2023 12:38 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-S VAM attribution
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Re: Help with 1878-S VAM attribution

Thanks all for replay. I don't have better pics and i thought 4th star was broken.... Start with a close-up of the engraved feather under the eagle's right wing. You already told me once that for 78-S have to start looking at engraved feather under the eagle's right wing. Is there any kind of attrib...
by vincar73
Sat Dec 31, 2022 4:14 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with 1878-S VAM attribution
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Help with 1878-S VAM attribution

Hello everybody and best wishes for a happy new year. I wish 2023 brings everyone great VAM pick. I'm looking to buy this coin from a dealer. It seems to be a B2 variety with 4th Star Unbroken and r in Trust Unbroken and tried to attribute it with mm location from here http://ec2-13-58-222-16.us-eas...
by vincar73
Wed Nov 16, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: No one posts picks anymore... HERE'S A COUPLE!!
Replies: 77
Views: 3173

Re: No one posts picks anymore... HERE'S A COUPLE!!

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by vincar73
Wed Nov 16, 2022 9:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: No one posts picks anymore... HERE'S A COUPLE!!
Replies: 77
Views: 3173

Re: No one posts picks anymore... HERE'S A COUPLE!!

Hello all,
since it's true for me that i'm not posting picks anymore....here are a couple i've picked in last weeks
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And here is another one
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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: 1504

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: 1504

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: 2625

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: 2625

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: 2625

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: 2625

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: 2625

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: 1504

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: 1504

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: 4549

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: 1605

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: 1605

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: 4337

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: 4109

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: 7446

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: 9350

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: