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by fogie
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1883-O VAM-39A ??
Replies: 11
Views: 108

Re: 1883-O VAM-39A ??

It is very conceivable that the specimen LVA looked at did not display the ear doubling. It turns out that many of the "double ears" are transitory and therefore make poor PUPs. There is a theory that some "double ears" develop over the dies use - another theory says they degrade over the dies use. ...
by fogie
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: ANACS grade results
Replies: 9
Views: 114

Re: ANACS grade results

:lol:
by fogie
Tue Feb 18, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1883-O VAM-39A ??
Replies: 11
Views: 108

Re: 1883-O VAM-39A ??

LVA has ask (emphatically) that we NOT submit coins based on the pitting all over the devices ( as seen on many 1883-0). This sort of pitting is clearly of a different origin than the "rusted die" typically seen on the rev. ( but not always). See the big VAM book - 1883-0...
by fogie
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: ANACS order status question
Replies: 22
Views: 272

Re: ANACS order status question

Hotel California
by fogie
Thu Feb 06, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: LONG BEACH Roll Call
Replies: 5
Views: 110

Re: LONG BEACH Roll Call

looking forward to it! Mike T. should also make it this tyme.
by fogie
Wed Feb 05, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P Morgan VAM 35 upper tail tip (now removed)
Replies: 7
Views: 258

Re: 1921-P Morgan VAM 35 upper tail talon

I would "poke it with a stick".
by fogie
Wed Feb 05, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Fun Thread.... POST YOUR DESK / WORKSPACE
Replies: 28
Views: 662

Re: Fun Thread.... POST YOUR DESK / WORKSPACE

You ask 4 it...
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and 1 in the vault
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by fogie
Mon Feb 03, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Rare 1878 s vam 113 just found!
Replies: 17
Views: 335

Re: Rare 1878 s vam 113 just found!

WAY cool find! :mrgreen:
by fogie
Sun Feb 02, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: strange reeding
Replies: 5
Views: 132

strange reeding

any ideas? 1886-P
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by fogie
Sun Feb 02, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT - a slow descent into madness
Replies: 34
Views: 440

Re: OT - a slow descent into madness

as for whet JR may use his desk for - some things do not belong on a public forum like this..... :P
by fogie
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: help w/ 1921-P (PLEASE!!!)
Replies: 8
Views: 124

Re: help w/ 1921-P (PLEASE!!!)

Thanks 4 looking!
by fogie
Fri Jan 31, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1882 VAM 35
Replies: 13
Views: 185

Re: 1882 VAM 35

Good score!
by fogie
Thu Jan 30, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: help w/ 1921-P (PLEASE!!!)
Replies: 8
Views: 124

help w/ 1921-P (PLEASE!!!)

Anyone know this one? (DH1) @DHalladay
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by fogie
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:57 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My FUN score - Pics
Replies: 15
Views: 269

Re: My FUN score - Pics

Hope this is what you were looking 4 @alefzero
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by fogie
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My FUN score - Pics
Replies: 15
Views: 269

My FUN score - Pics

My NEW 14.7.....
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And my old 1841 Proof (confirmed by Dick Osborn and Brian Cushing at the show)
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by fogie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1894 o flatly struck Morgan It is a CC
Replies: 18
Views: 226

Re: 1894 o flatly struck Morgan

I would stay away from it. Even in the unlikely event it is real.
by fogie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: I just found another 'funky feather' vam
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: I just found another 'funky feather' vam

Very good coin to have!
by fogie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: What's Going on at the FUN?
Replies: 29
Views: 687

Re: What's Going on at the FUN?

I have been informed that my 14.7 pick from the FUN show has graded MS63 by PCGS. Happy day!
by fogie
Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My Big 2019 Cherry.... VAM 44 !!!
Replies: 22
Views: 348

Re: My Big 2019 Cherry....

Sweet!