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1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2019 6:10 pm
by vamsterdam
could each of you check your die 5's for re engraved nostril? mine has an obviously re engraved nostril, in addition to the engraving lines on the jaw.

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:21 pm
by 78-sLongnock
Here is 78-s vam 103 die 5 ANACS 53 attributed by Mr. Crusher of Hopes and Dreams,
Hope this helps.

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:52 pm
by tbconcrete
VAM 103 Obverse Die 5 is a II15 Obverse. Used for 7+- parings. Polished many times. TDITD or it isn't
Nice coin Burch.

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:36 pm
by lewisr2
I don't have any photos of nostril, soI will bring 78S VAM-78 die 5 to the FUN show where you can look at them.

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:13 pm
by vamsterdam
What does the reverse of v103.5 have to do with the obverse of v78 die5?

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:33 pm
by 78-sLongnock
To confirm that it’s a 103 die 5 as it’s original holder was misatterbuted .

Ok I’ll bit, it was attributed as a 103 die 3.

Re: 1878s vam 78 die 5

Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2019 12:53 am
by vamsterdam
What wa it misattributed as?