1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

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oldcollector
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1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by oldcollector » Sat Oct 02, 2021 4:25 pm

I have a vam 1CE that has die crack through liberty hair bun through very bottom of T in liberty around to the S in trust
is that considered to minor to be in the description or just a sign of a later die state?
thanks

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Re: 1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by RogerRock » Sun Oct 03, 2021 11:17 pm

Die crack must show displaced field in order to be listed. Even so, die cracks are always useful as die markers. Die crack maps expedite VAM identification.
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Re: 1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by RogerB » Tue Oct 05, 2021 4:19 pm

If you put it in the freezer, the ICE might get harder and crack the metal. Then it could be listed -- or at least thawed for dinner.... :)

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Re: 1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by vampicker » Tue Oct 05, 2021 7:16 pm

Shame on you Roger - that's Peace meal
pause for groan....
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Re: 1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by RogerB » Tue Oct 05, 2021 9:09 pm

"paws" --- last of the creamed skunk.

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Re: 1923-S VAM 1CE QUESTION

Post by vampicker » Tue Oct 05, 2021 10:23 pm

A blue plate special at the roadkill cafe
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