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''A rarity in any circulated grade, which most are, and a spectacular rarity in Mint State such as this'' ''VAM-26 offered at the''<br />
 
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*The Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties: The VAM Keys Copyright 2009 RCI. With permission from the authors Michael S. Fey, Ph.D., [[http://www.rcicoins.com/ http://www.rcicoins.com]], and Jeff Oxman, [[http://www.vamlink.com/ http://www.vamlink.com]]<br />
 
*The Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties: The VAM Keys Copyright 2009 RCI. With permission from the authors Michael S. Fey, Ph.D., [[http://www.rcicoins.com/ http://www.rcicoins.com]], and Jeff Oxman, [[http://www.vamlink.com/ http://www.vamlink.com]]<br />
 
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Revision as of 17:07, 10 August 2018

1878-S VAM-26 Long Nock Reverse, S Tilted Left

Discovered by Dave DeRuiter, November 1979.

This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM. This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.

26(revised) II 23 · B1a (Long Center Arrow Feather, S Tilted Left) (186) I-5 R-7
Obverse II 23– Eyelid doubled at bottom front and short spikes at eye bottom front and lower part of eye socket.
Reverse B1a– Normal die of 1878 P B1 type with long center arrow shaft. Small III S mint mark set slightly to right with slight tilt to left. Die marker of small dot in incuse line next to eagle’s left leg.

Comments:
1- Long Nocks include VAM-27, VAM-56, VAM-57, VAM-58, VAM-59, VAM-60, VAM-62 and VAM-72.
2- The II 23 obverse is also used with VAM-57 and VAM-60

Threads: [[1]]

LVA Plate Photos

1878-S VAM-26 No Eng Feather.jpg1878-S VAM-26 Rt Star Not Broken.jpg
1878-S VAM-26 Dbld Eyelid Spike.jpg1878-S VAM-26 Dot in TF.jpg

Additional Photos

Obverse Pups

78s_v26_eye_a.jpg

doubled 7
Mrjuan 1878 s -vam 26 004.JPG

Reverse Pups
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1878-S-26-jbc-dot.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-26 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy © [Heritage Auctions ]ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS
High Resolution Photographs

1878 s vam26 pcgs xf45 532.00 ebay auction oct/22/2011
4/2018

A rarity in any circulated grade, which most are, and a spectacular rarity in Mint State such as this VAM-26 offered at the
[2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction]


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