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by raynat3
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Is this a 1921-P VAM 3AB ?
Replies: 3
Views: 69

Re: Is this a 1921-P VAM 3AB ?

There appears to be a small gouge between the denticles at wing tip on plate photo but also appears like yours is earlier than the plate photo so it it may have happened after yours was struck if it is not on your coin.
by raynat3
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P VAM 58 clashed s?
Replies: 2
Views: 59

1921-P VAM 58 clashed s?

Wonder if anyone else saw this and if Leroy declined to list it with clashed s in hair V?

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by raynat3
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Recognize these 21-D scribbles
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Re: Recognize these 21-D scribbles

I think it may be a VAM 16. Some of the scribbles and mm position appear to match, and LVA obv description is a match, with the exception the right starts are all lightly doubled or tripled towards rim.
by raynat3
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P VAM-3ED1
Replies: 8
Views: 114

Re: 1921-P VAM-3ED1

Reminds me of what some very old varnishes look like on wood, although the scale is much different. I wonder if there is a thin film of something on the coin.
by raynat3
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VAM Pages question
Replies: 2
Views: 69

VAM Pages question

Who and why is someone putting this after the R-Listing? (R-4????)
by raynat3
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My Big 2019 Cherry.... VAM 44 !!!
Replies: 22
Views: 346

Re: My Big 2019 Cherry.... VAM 44 !!!

Wow that's nice.
by raynat3
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Interesting remnant and question
Replies: 3
Views: 75

Interesting remnant and question

This seems interesting that it never broke off. Really nice PL coin that had just a few really hard scrapes. This one is metal pushed up into a spike. Question is the brown stuff. I see small patches of this in the fields and is sunken and mostly small irregular shapes that appear to me like etched ...
by raynat3
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Recognize these 21-D scribbles
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Recognize these 21-D scribbles

Obverse appears to match VAM-7, however reverse is crack free with over polished left wing and scribbles I cannot match.
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by raynat3
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Morgan Grading Question
Replies: 18
Views: 287

Re: Morgan Grading Question

I acquired this raw and the thing that stood out for me was how clean the fields are and the over all appearance. I thought surely a MS65. The first pictures were from my old iPhone and these are from my Nikon. Not sure if the second set is any better after reduction in size. Have always had trouble...
by raynat3
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1922-D VAM 2X
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: 1922-D VAM 2X

Have not seen this one before. It’s interesting how the design creates weak points in the die that cause breaks to occur in some of the same or nerarly the same locations like the Y in Liberty.

Does that break go all the way across to the forehead from Y?
by raynat3
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: For the dark siders
Replies: 10
Views: 161

Re: For the dark siders

The breaks on the Peace Dollars are fun to look for. I like the way breaks look on Peace Dollars, more so than Morgans.
by raynat3
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: For the dark siders
Replies: 10
Views: 161

For the dark siders

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by raynat3
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Morgan Grading Question
Replies: 18
Views: 287

Re: Morgan Grading Question

Based on the comments what would you think this would grade?
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by raynat3
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Morgan Grading Question
Replies: 18
Views: 287

Morgan Grading Question

I was looking through ANA grading standards for Morgan’s and I did not see any mention of weak strike consideration. I was wondering if any of the grading companies take into consideration weak strikes when grading? Does it matter if the date mm is typically weak compared to a date that is not typic...
by raynat3
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: what caused this?
Replies: 27
Views: 412

Re: what caused this?

Reminds me of that double struck picture a while back. I suppose strike doubling and double struck are cousins.
by raynat3
Sun Dec 29, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: returns from last VSS Bulk to PCGS
Replies: 9
Views: 185

Re: returns from last VSS Bulk to PCGS

83-O VAM 64?
by raynat3
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Cap Parts
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: Cap Parts

Always good to know the correct terminology. I was thinking bun, but it appears to be apex or crown?
by raynat3
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1884O/O
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: 1884O/O

Based on the surrounding features having the same doubling it looks to be strike/machine doubling rather than a re-punched mm.
by raynat3
Sat Dec 21, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Low grade attribution on ANACS holder
Replies: 7
Views: 192

Re: Low grade attribution on ANACS holder

It’s the 87-O 30A. The clash above Dollar in leaves shows enough to know what it is.
by raynat3
Sat Dec 21, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Low grade attribution on ANACS holder
Replies: 7
Views: 192

Low grade attribution on ANACS holder

Was wondering about very low grade varieties that the letter transfer is not visible, however many of the clashes that are only present on the particular variety can be seen. Would it still be AOH as the variety?