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'''Reverse D2a -''' Fine die scratches in various directions on over polished tail feathers around eagle’s right leg and between eagle's left wing and body.<br />
 
'''Reverse D2a -''' Fine die scratches in various directions on over polished tail feathers around eagle’s right leg and between eagle's left wing and body.<br />
 
''Die marker'' - Heavy horizontal polishing line below top berry in second from bottom berry cluster of left wreath.<br />
 
''Die marker'' - Heavy horizontal polishing line below top berry in second from bottom berry cluster of left wreath.<br />
'''Comments:'''<br /> Be aware that there is a huge progression of cracks and cracking on VAM 3BG. Early die state examples have virtually no cracks whatsoever, while the die crack diagram shown below illustrates the extreme late die state condition.
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'''Comments:'''<br /> Be aware that there is a huge progression of cracks and cracking on VAM 3BG. Early die state examples have virtually no cracks whatsoever (which means you may have to rely upon scribbles only to make an attribution), while the die crack diagram seen below illustrates a very late die state situation.
== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
 
== Additional Photos ==
 
== Additional Photos ==
 
[[image:IMG_2236-rjj-1921p-pl-d1-1.jpg |680px ]]<br />
 
[[image:IMG_2236-rjj-1921p-pl-d1-1.jpg |680px ]]<br />

Latest revision as of 13:11, 24 July 2021

1921-P VAM-3BG Scribbling Die Scratches #8

3BG IV1 - D2a (Scribbling Die Scratches #8) (189) I-2 R-5
Reverse D2a - Fine die scratches in various directions on over polished tail feathers around eagle’s right leg and between eagle's left wing and body.
Die marker - Heavy horizontal polishing line below top berry in second from bottom berry cluster of left wreath.
Comments:
Be aware that there is a huge progression of cracks and cracking on VAM 3BG. Early die state examples have virtually no cracks whatsoever (which means you may have to rely upon scribbles only to make an attribution), while the die crack diagram seen below illustrates a very late die state situation.

Additional Photos

IMG 2236-rjj-1921p-pl-d1-1.jpg
IMG 2236-rjj-1921p-pl-d1-8.jpg
IMG 2236-rjj-1921p-pl-d1-2.jpg
1921-P-V3BG-LEE-SCRIBS.jpg
1921-P VAM-3BG scribbling scratches.jpg
DJC 1921 Scribout.jpg
LDS specimen
DJC 1921 3BG Scribs.jpg
DJC 1921 3BGPUP.jpg
1921-P-V3BG-lee-heritage-obvp.jpg 1921-P-V3BG-lee-heritage-revp.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Photo Copyrighted© VAM-3BG Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions]ATTRIBUTED BY LJS123

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