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'''Obverse III2 36''' '''–''' Slightly doubled bottom of 18 and left outside of 9 upper loop. Most left and right stars tripled to quadrupled with tops of PLURIBUS slightly doubled and tripled towards rim. ''Die markers'' - Short horizontal die scratch spike in field at jaw-neck junction, broken scratch at hair vee above 7, long vertical polishing line at left end of cap ribbon and diagonal polishing line at top left of Y in LIBERTY.<br />
 
'''Obverse III2 36''' '''–''' Slightly doubled bottom of 18 and left outside of 9 upper loop. Most left and right stars tripled to quadrupled with tops of PLURIBUS slightly doubled and tripled towards rim. ''Die markers'' - Short horizontal die scratch spike in field at jaw-neck junction, broken scratch at hair vee above 7, long vertical polishing line at left end of cap ribbon and diagonal polishing line at top left of Y in LIBERTY.<br />
 
'''Reverse B2i –''' R in trust not broken. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. ''Die'' ''marker''- Diagonal polishing line in middle of eagle’s left wing. Die state between VAMs [[1879-S VAM-52|52]] & [[1879-S VAM-43|43]].<br />
 
'''Reverse B2i –''' R in trust not broken. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. ''Die'' ''marker''- Diagonal polishing line in middle of eagle’s left wing. Die state between VAMs [[1879-S VAM-52|52]] & [[1879-S VAM-43|43]].<br />
'''Comments:''' This reverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-52|VAM-52]], [[1879-S VAM-67|VAM-67]], [[1879-S VAM-43|VAM-43]], [[1879-S VAM-50|VAM-50]], and [[1879-S VAM-51|VAM-51]].<br />
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'''Comments:''' <br /
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1. This reverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-52|VAM-52]], [[1879-S VAM-67|VAM-67]], [[1879-S VAM-43|VAM-43]], [[1879-S VAM-50|VAM-50]], and [[1879-S VAM-51|VAM-51]].<br />
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'''Threads:'''<br />
 
'''Threads:'''<br />
== LVA Plate Photos ==
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= LVA Plate Photos: =
 
[[image:1879SVAM67_quadcrop.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1879SVAM67_quadcrop.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1879SVAM67LineRibbonEndplate.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1879SVAM67LineRibbonEndplate.jpg]]<br />
== Additional Photos ==
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= Additional Photos: =
 
Courtesy of Vampicker<br />
 
Courtesy of Vampicker<br />
 
[[image:79s_v67_bearclaw_small.jpg |frame|left|79s_v67_bearclaw_small.jpg]]<br style="clear:both;">
 
[[image:79s_v67_bearclaw_small.jpg |frame|left|79s_v67_bearclaw_small.jpg]]<br style="clear:both;">

Revision as of 13:23, 15 October 2018

1879-S VAM-67 Doubled 18-9 & Tripled/Quadrupled Stars

Discovered by John Roberts January 2009 on a coin from C. Logan McKechnie
This is a Reverse of '78 (PAF) coin and a Top 100* VAM variety.
67 III2 36 ∙ B2i (PAF Reverse, Doubled 18-9, Tripled Stars) (184) I-4 R-6
Obverse III2 36 Slightly doubled bottom of 18 and left outside of 9 upper loop. Most left and right stars tripled to quadrupled with tops of PLURIBUS slightly doubled and tripled towards rim. Die markers - Short horizontal die scratch spike in field at jaw-neck junction, broken scratch at hair vee above 7, long vertical polishing line at left end of cap ribbon and diagonal polishing line at top left of Y in LIBERTY.
Reverse B2i – R in trust not broken. Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. Die marker- Diagonal polishing line in middle of eagle’s left wing. Die state between VAMs 52 & 43.

Comments: <br / 1. This reverse die was used on VAM-52, VAM-67, VAM-43, VAM-50, and VAM-51.

Threads:

LVA Plate Photos:

1879SVAM67 quadcrop.jpg
1879SVAM67LineRibbonEndplate.jpg

Additional Photos:

Courtesy of Vampicker

79s_v67_bearclaw_small.jpg

No trading history
1 known, discovery coin, ANACS VF 30
6/2013

1879SVAM67Dbld18.jpg1879SVAM67LineRibbonEnd.jpg1879SVAM67PolishingLineY.jpg
1879SVAM67TripledPLURIBUS.jpg
1879SVAM67ScratchJaw-Neck.jpg
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