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by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: any ideas?
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Re: any ideas?

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by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: any ideas?
Replies: 9
Views: 445

any ideas?

I have been looking at some 1887-S VAMs and noticed some unusual marks in the "hair D" on several (VAMs 2, 2A, "7", 8, "10", 15 and "16"(as currently attrbuted)) - any ideas on what these marks are? Some show evidence of a "removed clash" some do not show any evidence of a clashing at all. I am lean...
by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889 O with an X under Eagle
Replies: 6
Views: 417

Re: 1889 O with an X under Eagle

Some of the casinos in Nevada (and elsewhere I am sure) use to have silver dollars in slots. Some of them would "deface" the silver dollars in said slots so they stood a greater chance of being redeemed (for paper) or put back into the machine rather than being taken to the far reaches of the planet...
by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Water droplets on the 1885
Replies: 5
Views: 243

Re: Water droplets on the 1885

I do believe that you have a far date. Sometimes if a date is this close LVA may call it "normal" or "at the right side of normal" even though it is technically a far date. When this (VAM) game started way back when - LVA did not have the same tools that we enjoy today and some things were do by eye...
by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 5:17 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Pictures of 1887-S VAM-15
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Pictures of 1887-S VAM-15

Pictures of 1887-S VAM-15 for the VAMworld page. Please post to the right place! THANKS @PacificWR
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by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 4:23 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Pictures of 1887-S VAM-1B
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: Pictures of 1887-S

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by fogie
Thu Oct 28, 2021 4:22 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Pictures of 1887-S VAM-1B
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Pictures of 1887-S VAM-1B

Pictures of 1887-S VAM-1B for the VAMworld page. Please post to the proper place. Thanks - @PacificWR
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by fogie
Wed Oct 27, 2021 3:45 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1879-S VAM-122
Replies: 7
Views: 372

Re: NEW 1879-S VAM-122

Thanks!
by fogie
Tue Oct 26, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889 O with an X under Eagle
Replies: 6
Views: 417

Re: 1889 O with an X under Eagle

Coin has been cut after it was made. The X under the eagles chin is serious damage - it will reduce the value to not much more than melt - if any. Today this is one of the things done by coin dealer to counterfit coins so no one mistakes it for something of value.
by fogie
Tue Oct 26, 2021 1:13 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1899-O VAMs 44 & 44A Delisted
Replies: 0
Views: 121

1899-O VAMs 44 & 44A Delisted

1899-O VAMs 44 & 44A Delisted as of 10-19-2021. Same as VAMs 25,25A & 25B.
by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1879-S VAM-122
Replies: 7
Views: 372

Re: NEW 1879-S VAM-122

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by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1879-S VAM-122
Replies: 7
Views: 372

Re: NEW 1879-S VAM-122

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by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1879-S VAM-122
Replies: 7
Views: 372

Re: NEW 1879-S VAM-122

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by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1879-S VAM-122
Replies: 7
Views: 372

NEW 1879-S VAM-122

Please add to the VAMworld data base. THANKS! @PacificWR
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by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1880-O VAM-22 eliminated
Replies: 0
Views: 119

1880-O VAM-22 eliminated

1880-O VAM-22 eliminated in favor of the VAM-18 which has a more up-to-date listing. 10-21
by fogie
Mon Oct 25, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1880-O VAM-60 deleted
Replies: 0
Views: 122

1880-O VAM-60 deleted

1880-O VAM-60 deleted as they are the same as VAM-74 and 74 is a more complete listing. 10-2021
by fogie
Fri Oct 22, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1879 vam 41
Replies: 3
Views: 367

Re: 1879 vam 41

I like it when the attribution is this easy! Nice looking coin too!
by fogie
Thu Oct 21, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: pictures of
Replies: 2
Views: 263

Re: pictures of

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by fogie
Thu Oct 21, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: pictures of
Replies: 2
Views: 263

pictures of

1884-P VAM19 - Please post to the VAMworld page. Thanks! @PacificWR
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