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Discovered by John Roberts January 2009 on a coin from C. Logan McKechnie<br />
 
Discovered by John Roberts January 2009 on a coin from C. Logan McKechnie<br />
 
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'''67 III2 36 ∙ B2i (PAF Reverse, Doubled 18-9, Tripled Stars) (184) I-4 R-6'''<br />
 
'''67 III2 36 ∙ B2i (PAF Reverse, Doubled 18-9, Tripled Stars) (184) I-4 R-6'''<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 />
 
'''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 />
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'''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 />
 
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'''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 />
 
'''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 />

Revision as of 18:07, 10 August 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: This reverse die was used on VAM-52, VAM-67, VAM-43, VAM-50, and VAM-51.

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LVA Plate Photos

1879SVAM67 quadcrop.jpg
1879SVAM67LineRibbonEndplate.jpg

Additional Photos

Courtesy of Vampicker

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No trading history

1 known, discovery coin, ANACS VF 30

6/2013


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