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=1878-S VAM-80 Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B=  
 
=1878-S VAM-80 Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B=  
 
Discovered by Michael Fey,January 2003. Revised 2012.<br />
 
Discovered by Michael Fey,January 2003. Revised 2012.<br />
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This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.<br />
 
This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.<br />
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'''80'''(revised) '''II 38 · B2n (Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B) (184) I-3 R-5'''<br />
 
'''80'''(revised) '''II 38 · B2n (Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B) (184) I-3 R-5'''<br />
 
'''Obverse II 38–''' Slightly doubled E at bottom and right side of vertical bar, P at bottom, L at top left and bottom, R at left and B at bottom and right inside of both loops. LIBERTY slightly doubled to left. Die marker - Fine diagonal polishing line at eye front and double horizontal line at back of nostril. Fourth right star broken.<br />
 
'''Obverse II 38–''' Slightly doubled E at bottom and right side of vertical bar, P at bottom, L at top left and bottom, R at left and B at bottom and right inside of both loops. LIBERTY slightly doubled to left. Die marker - Fine diagonal polishing line at eye front and double horizontal line at back of nostril. Fourth right star broken.<br />
 
'''Reverse B2n–''' Heavy die polishing lines in middle of both wings and two diagonal lines between eagle’s legs. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust partially broken.<br />
 
'''Reverse B2n–''' Heavy die polishing lines in middle of both wings and two diagonal lines between eagle’s legs. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust partially broken.<br />
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'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''1-''' VAM 80 has diagonal die scratch in front of miss Liberty’s eye and double gouges in nostril.<br />
 
'''1-''' VAM 80 has diagonal die scratch in front of miss Liberty’s eye and double gouges in nostril.<br />
 
'''2-''' Reverse B2n also used with [[1878-S VAM-15|1878-S VAM-15]] and [[1878-S VAM-89|1878-S VAM-89]] and VAM-80<br />
 
'''2-''' Reverse B2n also used with [[1878-S VAM-15|1878-S VAM-15]] and [[1878-S VAM-89|1878-S VAM-89]] and VAM-80<br />
 
'''3-''' Line in Eye is also found on VAM-90<br />
 
'''3-''' Line in Eye is also found on VAM-90<br />
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'''Threads:'''<br />
 
'''Threads:'''<br />
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== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
[[image:1878_S_VAM80-PLATECOMBO.jpg |1001px ]]<br />
 
[[image:1878_S_VAM80-PLATECOMBO.jpg |1001px ]]<br />
 
== Additional Photos ==
 
== Additional Photos ==
 
[[image:79-S-V80-BHINKLE-8COMP.jpg |818px ]]<br />
 
[[image:79-S-V80-BHINKLE-8COMP.jpg |818px ]]<br />
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The coin also has interesting obverse clashes in front of the eye:<br />
 
The coin also has interesting obverse clashes in front of the eye:<br />
 
[[image:1878svam15obv2.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1878svam15obv2.jpg]]<br />
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The eye has die scratches in the earlier state.<br />
 
The eye has die scratches in the earlier state.<br />
 
[[image:1878-S-15-jbc-eyeeds.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1878-S-15-jbc-eyeeds.jpg]]<br />
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== Full Coin Photos ==
 
== Full Coin Photos ==
 
Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-80 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy '''©'''[[http://www.ha.com/ Heritage Auctions]] '''ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler'''<br />
 
Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-80 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy '''©'''[[http://www.ha.com/ Heritage Auctions]] '''ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler'''<br />
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This MS67 unattributed VAM-80 was a featured coin in the [[http://coins.ha.com/c/item.zx?saleNo=1172_lotNo=4232 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1172]]<br />
 
This MS67 unattributed VAM-80 was a featured coin in the [[http://coins.ha.com/c/item.zx?saleNo=1172_lotNo=4232 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1172]]<br />
 
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1878-S_RonH_VAM-80_REV_PLATE_04022013.jpg
 
1878-S_RonH_VAM-80_REV_PLATE_04022013.jpg
 
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From Heritage's auction archives another [[https:''coins.ha.com/itm/morgan-dollars/silver-and-related-dollars/1878-s-1-vam-80-ms62-anacs-ngc-census-5262-37181-pcgs-population-5950-37960-mintage-9-774-000/a/131725-25151.s?ic4=ListView-Thumbnail-071515 here]]<br />
 
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[[1878-S VAM-80#TOP|Top]]<br />
 
[[1878-S VAM-80#TOP|Top]]<br />

Revision as of 14:59, 13 August 2018

1878-S VAM-80 Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B

Discovered by Michael Fey,January 2003. Revised 2012.
This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.
80(revised) II 38 · B2n (Engraved Wing Feather, Lines in Eagle, Doubled E-PL-R-B) (184) I-3 R-5
Obverse II 38– Slightly doubled E at bottom and right side of vertical bar, P at bottom, L at top left and bottom, R at left and B at bottom and right inside of both loops. LIBERTY slightly doubled to left. Die marker - Fine diagonal polishing line at eye front and double horizontal line at back of nostril. Fourth right star broken.
Reverse B2n– Heavy die polishing lines in middle of both wings and two diagonal lines between eagle’s legs. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust partially broken.
Comments:
1- VAM 80 has diagonal die scratch in front of miss Liberty’s eye and double gouges in nostril.
2- Reverse B2n also used with 1878-S VAM-15 and 1878-S VAM-89 and VAM-80
3- Line in Eye is also found on VAM-90
Threads:

LVA Plate Photos

1878 S VAM80-PLATECOMBO.jpg

Additional Photos

79-S-V80-BHINKLE-8COMP.jpg
The coin also has interesting obverse clashes in front of the eye:
1878svam15obv2.jpg
The eye has die scratches in the earlier state.
1878-S-15-jbc-eyeeds.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-80 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler
This MS67 unattributed VAM-80 was a featured coin in the [2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1172]

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