1903-P VAM-16 Doubled Profile, Slanted Date, Doubled Reverse Lettering
Discovered September 2016 by Ronald Gapa, Revised 2018 by Ron Gapa. Revised 2019 by Andrew Wojtowich/Ron Gapa
16 (revised) III2 13 - C4i (Doubled Profile, Slanted Date, Doubled Reverse Lettering) (189) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 13 - Slightly doubled Liberty head profile from nose to chin. Slightly slanted date with 1 closer to rim than 3. Very slightly doubled right inside of ear. Die Marker - Curvy thread-like die impression between TY of LIBERTY.
Die 2 Die Marker - Two dots below upper hair curl & very slightly doubled portions of cap top.
Die 3 Die Marker - Double vertical die polishing lines in front of eye.
Reverse C4i - Hub doubling of legend and motto letters similar to VAM-10. Die marker - Single vertical polishing line on bottom two outer feathers of eagle's left wing.
Die 2 Die Marker - Crossed short polishing lines in middle of eagle's left wing outer feathers.
Die 3 Die Marker - Over polished center of eagle's left wing with vertical die polishing lines.
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Discovery coin - PCGS MS-61