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1889-P VAM-7B

1889-P VAM-7B High 9, Slightly Doubled Ear, Clashed Obverse n

Revised September 2020. October 2020 Ron Gapa. January 2021.
7B III2 7 • C3a (High 9, Slightly Doubled Ear, Clashed Obverse n) (190) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 7 – Later die state than VAM 7A. Clashed die with partial incuse n of In from reverse showing faintly next to Liberty head neck. Die clash marks showing at Liberty head lips and cap back at ribbon of normal hardened die. Later die state has partial clashed n worn away.

Reverse C3a - Normal two vertical die clash lines at In-G and left and right wreath tops that didn't show for VAM 23A strong obverse die clash episode. Same die as for VAM 23 series, later die state after VAM 23 obverse die deteriorated prematurely due to faulty die hardening and was retired. Later die state has single vertical clash lines at IN-G polished away.

Comments:

  1. Separated into VAM-7B1 and VAAM-7B2 in May 2021.

Threads:

  1. New Take on 1889 VAM 23A
  2. October 2020 revision
  3. LVA 2021 Revision Letter
  4. Separated into VAM-7B1 and VAM7B2

LVA Plate Photos:

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EDS 1889-P VAM-7B

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High Resolution EDS Photos

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Date position.
Dot on R
Double clash.
Double clashed right wreath.
Cracks in AMERICA.


MDS 1889-P VAM-7B

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LDS 1889-P VAM-7B

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Full Coin Photos

Full Coin VAM-7B EDS images © Andrew Wojtowich, used with permission. Attributed by Wayne Roberts.
High resolution EDS Obverse
High resolution EDS Reverse

Full Coin VAM-7B MDS images © Andrew Wojtowich, used with permission. Attributed by Wayne Roberts.

Full Coin VAM-7B LDS images © Andrew Wojtowich. Attributed by Wayne Roberts.

High resolution LDS Obverse
High resolution LDS Reverse

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