1901-P VAM-20 2 Olive Reverse, Buffed Reverse
Discovered by John Coxe, February 2008
This coin is a WOW! Morgan VAM.
20 III2 1 - C4/C3i (2 Olive Reverse, Buffed Reverse) (?) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 1- Date set slightly low. Very slightly doubled nose and upper lip.
Reverrse C4/C3i- Extra olive to right of olive connected to olive branch. Slight doubling on top of base of middle olive leaf cluster, back of arrow feathers, top of middle arrow featheer and on right side of two innermost right wing feathers next to leg. Die severely buffed with outlines in field next to wreath, legend letters, olive leaves and edge of eagle's right wing.
1. VAM-17 and VAM-20 share the exact reverse with different obverse date placement (More research needed)
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-20 Images© on loan to VAMworld [courtesy] ® ATTRIBUTED BY Rob Franklin, who is also the originator of the WOW list of truly spectacular varieties. Some are readily available, some are quite difficult to locate, but ALL are easily recognizable with the naked eye!
PCGS AU58 (discovery coin), ANACS au50 (environmental damage)