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by fogie
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:03 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2 sided strike thru?!??
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: 2 sided strike thru?!??

I will see what i can come up with.
by fogie
Sat Oct 31, 2020 4:58 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2 sided strike thru?!??
Replies: 9
Views: 303

2 sided strike thru?!??

Any thoughts?
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by fogie
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:38 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in
Replies: 40
Views: 734

Re: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in

Chris got there first - Holy Shit!!!
by fogie
Wed Oct 14, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Just a tarnished 21...
Replies: 18
Views: 446

Re: Just a tarnished 21...

Tarnish = rust
by fogie
Wed Oct 14, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1878 Vam 14.11 GC
Replies: 24
Views: 626

Re: 1878 Vam 14.11 GC

It really does not seem too far out of line for that rare a coin that is in the Top 100 set, the 8TF set ... They really are a bugger to find. IMHO
by fogie
Wed Oct 14, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Any thoughts on these 1878-S Denticle Double dies?
Replies: 8
Views: 341

Re: Any thoughts on these 1878-S Denticle Double dies?

It does not constitute a new VAM as best I can tell (it never has been before and I think it would be terrible if we got LVA going on this...).... I would recommend attributing the coin without worrying about the denticles shift doubling.
by fogie
Sun Oct 11, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Any thoughts on these 1878-S Denticle Double dies?
Replies: 8
Views: 341

Re: Any thoughts on these 1878-S Denticle Double dies?

strike doubling. VERY common....
by fogie
Sun Oct 11, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Mirror, mirror...latest additions...
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Mirror, mirror...latest additions...

love them little shiny things....
by fogie
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VAM kills/revisions 10/5/2020
Replies: 14
Views: 403

Re: VAM kills/revisions 10/5/2020

I have updated the SSDC registry to reflect this outstanding job!
by fogie
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: interesting find
Replies: 6
Views: 434

Re: interesting find

Ok I did some more looking! The offending die chip on the denticle is found on all 8 tailfeathers VAM1 thru 17, VAMs 20 &21, including the proofs(14.3 & 14.8) and the VAM9 presentation piece. It is NOT on the 8TF VAMs 18,19,22 and 23. Talking with Mark I learned that the late Les Hartnett had done s...
by fogie
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:42 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: interesting find
Replies: 6
Views: 434

Re: interesting find

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by fogie
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: interesting find
Replies: 6
Views: 434

interesting find

The photo below is taken of an 1878-P VAM9 but the oddities attached to the denticles are also found on the 1878-P 8TFs. Odd....
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by fogie
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Unsure how to proceed
Replies: 21
Views: 646

Re: Unsure how to proceed

I am going with counterfit. Pitting on reverse above leaves.....
by fogie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 3 New VAMS back from LVA
Replies: 22
Views: 780

Re: 3 New VAMS back from LVA

These have been added to the SSDC registry. (Congratulations!)
by fogie
Thu Sep 03, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: some pages need help....
Replies: 6
Views: 447

Re: some pages need help....

Thanks to everyone who got to play "fix the pages"!
by fogie
Wed Sep 02, 2020 4:06 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: some pages need help....
Replies: 6
Views: 447

Re: some pages need help....

THANKS!!
by fogie
Mon Aug 31, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: some pages need help....
Replies: 6
Views: 447

some pages need help....

1889 VAM7 is now known as 1889 VAM23B
1889 VAM7A is now known as 1889 VAM23D
1889 VAM7B is now known as 1889 VAM23C
If one of ya all WEB master types would be so kind as to fix VAMworlds pages to relect same - it would be very much appreciated. Thanks!!!! @messydesk @PacificWR
by fogie
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Page update
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Page update

please post photos of 1883-O VAM33A to the VAM33 page. They have been combined in the 2019 supplement. Thanks !!!!
@PacificWR @messydesk