1887-P VAM-6A Spiked Tail Feather, Low Far Date
Discovered by Leonard Hinckley, February 1974. Revised 2012
6A III2 6 - C3a (Spiked Tail Feather, Low Far Date) (189) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 6 -Date set lower and further right than normal with die chip between loops of first 8 on left side.
Reverse C3a -Die gouge extends from third feather.
1. Deteriorated reverse die has been found prevalent on this variety.
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