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by DHalladay
Wed Jun 29, 2022 11:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: finished my 1921 mint mark set!
Replies: 8
Views: 104

Re: finished my 1921 mint mark set!

messydesk wrote:
Wed Jun 29, 2022 11:03 pm
You have an O mint?

Oh hell!
Guess I'm not finished after all. :cry:
by DHalladay
Wed Jun 29, 2022 10:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: finished my 1921 mint mark set!
Replies: 8
Views: 104

finished my 1921 mint mark set!

Russ (twohawks) texted me a while back and said he just knew I didn't have one of these – and he was right! Thank you sir for completing my 1921 mint mark type set! :lol: 1921-CC LFCP obv.jpg 1921-CC LFCP rev.jpg It even has scribbles! Sort of. 1921-CC scribbles.jpg The master engraver struggled wit...
by DHalladay
Wed Jun 29, 2022 12:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW R-7 Retained Cud 1921 $
Replies: 5
Views: 151

Re: NEW R-7 Retained Cud 1921 $

Can't wait to see photos of that coin!
by DHalladay
Wed Jun 29, 2022 1:54 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921 Moran Dollar - VAM-49/49A?
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Re: 1921 Moran Dollar - VAM-49/49A?

Looks like VAM 49... doesn't appear to have the displaced field break above AME to be 49A, nor any cracks in/around NUM on the obverse.
by DHalladay
Tue Jun 28, 2022 11:10 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Anyone recognize this 79-S?
Replies: 17
Views: 182

Re: Anyone recognize this 79-S?

The strong polishing lines at the base of the UTFs should/will be an easy key PUP for this VAM, even in modest grades.
by DHalladay
Mon Jun 27, 2022 7:19 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1878-S VAM 60 shared reverse
Replies: 6
Views: 96

Re: 1878-S VAM 60 shared reverse

78-sLongnock wrote:
Mon Jun 27, 2022 6:48 pm
There were No Shared Rev with The 1878 -S Vam 60
The reverse only lasted for 1000 copies.

These are fascinating details!
So it looks like there were only 1000 VAM 60s made?
If so, that would explain why they are so &@*%!! hard to find.
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 26, 2022 11:46 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: PCGS Frustration
Replies: 13
Views: 334

Re: PCGS Frustration

My Regular Service order (not economy) for crossovers was logged into the PCGS system on March 23, so I think it's been 69 business days of waiting so far. Sure makes the website's stated 50-day turnaround time look like a joke.
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 26, 2022 6:19 pm
Forum: What's it Worth?
Topic: 1878-cc Morgan with 140 deg CW rotated rev
Replies: 4
Views: 64

Re: 1878-cc Morgan with 140 deg CW rotated rev

Great coin Jeff! (I absolutely love it.) That is an unusually large amount of rotation; most of the examples I have seen were 75-90 degrees. These often come in Mint State grades; I recall seeing one many years ago in a PCGS MS67 holder. Yes it does have a premium -- a pretty significant one. My gue...
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 26, 2022 12:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: This '21-P has me stumped
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: This '21-P has me stumped

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by DHalladay
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:54 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: This '21-P has me stumped
Replies: 2
Views: 128

This '21-P has me stumped

D2 reverse. Tons of scribbles. I've been through the scribbles guide several times with no luck. Any help or suggestions would be much appreciated. scribbles-2 copy.jpg J.B. -- Please help now, otherwise I'm sending this to you. :twisted: messydesk small line from left star.jpg small line from right...
by DHalladay
Fri Jun 24, 2022 1:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: USPS question
Replies: 9
Views: 213

Re: USPS question

Registered is the key standard of shipping/insurance.
by DHalladay
Thu Jun 16, 2022 2:31 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: way OT: phone charger adapters?
Replies: 7
Views: 256

Re: way OT: phone charger adapters?

Motorola Moto G.
Thanks everyone for your thoughts and help. Adapters have been offered by a member and are inbound.
by DHalladay
Wed Jun 15, 2022 4:28 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: way OT: phone charger adapters?
Replies: 7
Views: 256

Re: way OT: phone charger adapters?

messydesk wrote:
Wed Jun 15, 2022 4:10 am
Might be a silly question, but does your car have a USB charging port in it?

It does not; 2007 Accord.
by DHalladay
Tue Jun 14, 2022 8:29 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: way OT: phone charger adapters?
Replies: 7
Views: 256

way OT: phone charger adapters?

I have a special hate for the way new cell phone models of the same brand often have different power supply "in" jacks, thereby rendering the company's old car chargers (which were too darn expensive in the first place) useless. Does anyone know if adapters could-should-do exist that would allow me ...
by DHalladay
Tue Jun 14, 2022 8:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921 P Morgan VAM 3A1B/3A1C
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: 1921 P Morgan VAM 3A1B/3A1C

Confused by the paper trail on these. This thread indicates no tail feather gouge on 3A1c. The 3A1C attribution page heading very clearly says and shows that it has a gouge at the tailfeathers -- "1921-P VAM-3A1c Scribbling Die Scratches, Spiked Tail Feather, Die Gouges Stage 1" The old thread was,...
by DHalladay
Tue Jun 14, 2022 7:07 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921 P Morgan VAM 3A1B/3A1C
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: 1921 P Morgan VAM 3A1B/3A1C

If it has the gouge from the tail it is either 3A1C, 3A2, 3A3 or 3A4.
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 12, 2022 8:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: bashing PCGS yet AGAIN
Replies: 3
Views: 220

bashing PCGS yet AGAIN

Here is a 3rd example of a 1921-D that PCGS has attributed as a VAM 1A TRU_T that is so not it's ridiculous. The first two I showed in recent months were jokes because they both still very clearly have most of the S showing: http://www.vamworld.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=6439&hilit=PCGS But this ...
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 12, 2022 5:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1882 GSA Carson city grand snake history.
Replies: 18
Views: 890

Re: 1882 GSA Carson city grand snake history.

The NGC site has a cert. lookup function, and closeups of this coin were available. I'm curious what made them certain this is an 1882-CC, since the tops of the numerals are so distorted.

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by DHalladay
Sun Jun 12, 2022 4:54 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: A visit with Leroy
Replies: 19
Views: 547

Re: A visit with Leroy

Thanks SO MUCH for the update about LVA. He looks wonderful!
by DHalladay
Sun Jun 12, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Very Rare 1882 CC Morgan Off-Center
Replies: 5
Views: 233

Re: Very Rare 1882 CC Morgan Off-Center

Saying "WOW!!" seems so ridiculously inadequate... but I just don't know what else to say. :o

If I've done my math correctly, the dimensions of the NGC holder are 8-3/8" wide by 10-3/8" tall.

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