Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

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fogie
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Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 24, 2022 6:36 pm

I am confident the key is the "acid leaf" but I am coming up blank...
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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by Vam-mysterio » Wed Aug 24, 2022 7:01 pm

Brent
Can you post more pictures of hair claw,
Bonnet,LI of liberty,
Rev lower tf,anything else
That might stand out

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 24, 2022 7:13 pm

As you wish!
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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 24, 2022 7:14 pm

but wait - theres more!
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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by DHalladay » Wed Aug 24, 2022 8:28 pm

How 'bout some pixs of the Mint State example? ;)
When in doubt... don't.

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Wed Aug 24, 2022 8:37 pm

Somebody thinks they are cute...

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Post by DHalladay » Wed Aug 24, 2022 8:49 pm

My wife says adorable, actually. :lol:
When in doubt... don't.

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by Unc90o » Thu Aug 25, 2022 2:46 am

Can you post pic of L of Liberty and neck-wing gap?

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Thu Aug 25, 2022 5:12 pm

BUT OF COURSE...
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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by Vam-mysterio » Thu Aug 25, 2022 5:47 pm

A little acetone can do wonders
On circ Morgans,
It will reveal more details/die markers

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by Unc90o » Thu Aug 25, 2022 7:53 pm

I agreed with Juan. Very hard to tell.
At first my thoughts was V44, but no sign of polishing line inside the L.

Could be V79 based on the mm and engraved leave (btw, not acid treated imo).

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Re: Again, I find I need some help w/1879-S

Post by fogie » Fri Aug 26, 2022 1:17 am

It has done a considerable stint in acetone already.

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