1889-P VAM-23D High 9, Die Chips Stars & Neck
Discovered as VAM 7A by Brent Fogelberg, May 2000. Redesignated VAM 23D, 2019.
23D(revised) III2 21 · C3a (High 9, Die Chips Stars & Neck) (190) I-3 R-6
Obverse III2 21– Heavy die wear in fields with die chips at inside of stars and strong diagonal die clash line at jaw-neck junction. Latest die state also has small die chip at point of neck. Clashed n at neck of VAM 23C has been erased by die wear. Some additional die polishing at lower Liberty head. (Formerly VAM 7A)
Reverse C3a– Clashed die replaced with normal die without die clash marks.
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Large Full Coin Photo Copyrighted© Mitch Hill of VAM-7A LDS Attributed by Leroy Van Allen, 2013