1897-P VAM-2

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1897-P VAM-2 Near Date, Doubled 18

Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, February 1967.

2 III2 2 - C3a (Doubled 18) (190) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 2 - 1 doubled as line below base. 8 strongly doubled at bottom. Date set further left than normal.

Comments:
1- Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.
2- Not listed in description but may have slight wreath doubling.

LVA Plate Photos

Additional Photos

1897-P VAM-2date18.jpg
ARS 1897 P VAM2 1.jpg
ARS 1897 P VAM2 2.jpg
ARS 1897 P VAM2 3.jpg

LDS die cracks below.
Later die states show die cracks ER in AMERICA.
SWH 1897-P VAM-2 ER in AMERICA.jpg

Die Cracks A in DOLLAR.
SWH 1897-P A IN DOLLAR.jpg

Die crack between LL in Dollar.
SWH 1897-P VAM-2 BETWEEN LL IN DOLLAR.jpg

Two curved lines below cotton bolls.
ARS 1897 P VAM2 14.jpg

Die scratches eagles right wing, on inner part of outer feathers, 4th and fifth from bottom.
ARS 1897 P VAM2 12 red.jpg

Here's a VAM-2 with clashed line in neck...
1897 RonH VAM-2 OBV showing a later stage with clash 07072014.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-2 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions]ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS LOGO3.jpg
John Roberts is the Director of Attribution Services at ANACS, is a prolific writer of coin articles and books and we're so happy to have him contribute here in this forum as VAMpicker.

From Heritage's auction archives another https:''coins.ha.com/itm/morgan-dollars/silver-and-related-dollars/1897-1-ms66-pcgs-pcgs-population-449-35-ngc-census-151-11-cdn-750-whsle-bid-for-problem-free-ngc-pcgs-ms66-mi/a/1257-7739.s?ic4=ListView-Thumbnail-071515 here

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