1878-S VAM-34A

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1878-S VAM-34A

Discovery 2015 Brent Fogelberg
34A II43 - B2v (Doubled Profile, Rev. Legend, Engraved Feather, 6 sets of Denticle Impressions ) (179) I-4 R-5
Obverse II 43–
Reverse B2v - 6 sets of denticle impressions - (1) strong set of 3 raised triangles in diagonal line with 0.03" spacing between the N of UNITED and the rim. (2) 3 raised triangles with 0.03" spacing at the end of lower olive leaf cluster, (3) 4 faint raised triangles in diagonal line with 0.03" spacing between right side of N in UNITED and the wreath leaf edge, (4) 3 raised triangles with 0.03" spacing in horizontal line between middle olive leaf cluster and left wreath, (5) three raised dots with 0.03" spacing in horizontal line at top left of U in UNITED, (6) three raised dots in diagonal line with 0.03" spacing at E of ONE.

Comments:
1. Same Obv. die as the 1878-S VAM23.
2. Liberty head profile slightly doubled from front of LIBERTY band, front edge of hair, nose, lips and chin. Slight doubling on PLU-BUS UNUM towards rim, top of Phrygian cap, right wheat leaf and LIBERTY on right side. Die marker - Rough flaked surface of hair above second right star.

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