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[[Acid Treated Die]] <br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Acid Treated Die]] <br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Alligator Eye|Alligator Eye]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Alligator Eye|Alligator Eye]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Altered Surfaces|Altered Surfaces]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Altered Surfaces|Altered Surfaces]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Auction BST board SSDC Funds |Auction BST board SSDC Funds ]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Auction BST board SSDC Funds |Auction BST board SSDC Funds ]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Authentication|Authentication]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Authentication|Authentication]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Anthony de Francisci]] <br />
  
 
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Broken Branch Mint Set]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Broken Branch Mint Set]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Buffed Reverse]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Buffed Reverse]]<br />
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Business Strike<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Business Strike]]<br />
  
 
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Lamination|Lamination]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Lamination|Lamination]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[LDS|LDS]] (Late Die State)<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[LDS|LDS]] (Late Die State)<br />
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] LFCP = Large Full Coin Photos normally denoted by [[image:Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg]] at the end of the VAM description<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] LFCP = Large Full Coin Photos normally denoted by [[image:Lfcp-icon.jpg]] at the end of the VAM description<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[List Coins|List Coins]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[List Coins|List Coins]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Logotype Punch]] <br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Logotype Punch]] <br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Numismatic Crime Information Center]]<br />
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Newp - Chiefly numismatic colloquialism referring to a new or recent purchase.  A portmanteau of ''new'' and ''purchase''.<br/>
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Numismatic Crime Information Center|Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC)]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Noob|Noob]] (Noob VAMer)<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Noob|Noob]] (Noob VAMer)<br />
  
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PIWATP|PIWATP]]<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PIWATP|PIWATP]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pitting|Pitted]] (Pitting)<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pitting|Pitted]] (Pitting)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pittman Act of 1918]] <br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PL|PL]] (Proof-like)<br />
 
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PL|PL]] (Proof-like)<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Planchet Flaw|Planchet]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Planchet Flaw|Planchet]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[SSDC|SSDC]] (Society of Silver Dollar Collectors)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[SSDC|SSDC]] (Society of Silver Dollar Collectors)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] Scar Cheek<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Scar Cheek<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scarface|Scarface]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scarface|Scarface]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scribbling Scratches Varieties|Scribbling Scratches Varieties]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scribbling Scratches Varieties|Scribbling Scratches Varieties]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] SR - Super rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SR - Super rare<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] SDR - Super Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SDR - Super Duper Rare<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] SDDR - Super Duper Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SDDR - Super Duper Duper Rare<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Serif|Serif]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Serif|Serif]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[1901-P VAM-3|Shifted Eagle]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[1901-P VAM-3|Shifted Eagle]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Talons|Talons]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Talons|Talons]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[The Die is the Die|The Die is the Die]] (TDITD)<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[The Die is the Die|The Die is the Die]] (TDITD)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Tools|Tools ]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Tools|Tools ]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Tooling|Tooling]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Tooling|Tooling]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Toning|Toning]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Toning|Toning]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100 Morgan VAMs]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100 Morgan VAMs]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] TPG = Third Party Grader or Third Party [[Definitions|Grading Company]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] TPG = Third Party Grader or Third Party [[Definitions|Grading Company]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] Two-Olive Reverse<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Two-Olive Reverse<br />
  
 
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Upsetting|Upsetting]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Upsetting|Upsetting]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[1921-D_VAM-1N3_UNICORN_CHIMAERA|Unicorn]]<br />
  
 
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='''V'''=  
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[VAM|VAM]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VAM|VAM]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[VAM-1|VAM-1]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VAM-1|VAM-1]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] VAMtwit=''twit. to taunt''<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] VAMtwit=''twit. to taunt''<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[SSDC|VAMview Quarterly]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[SSDC|VAMview Quarterly]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[What is a variety, die or hub|Variety]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[What is a variety, die or hub|Variety]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[VEFB Archives|VEFB (VAM Education for Beginners)]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VEFB Archives|VEFB (VAM Education for Beginners)]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[VNA Varieties|VNA Varieties]] (VAM Not Assigned Varieties)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VNA Varieties|VNA Varieties]] (VAM Not Assigned Varieties)<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[home#VOTW|VOTW (VAM of the Week)]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[home#VOTW|VOTW (VAM of the Week)]]<br />
  
 
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='''W'''=  
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/4412/Wheel-Marks/ Wheel Marks] <br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/4412/Wheel-Marks/ Wheel Marks] <br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Cleaning|Whizzing]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cleaning|Whizzing]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Infrequent Reeding|Wide Reeding]]<br />
 
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Infrequent Reeding|Wide Reeding]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Wire Rim|Wire Rim]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Wire Rim|Wire Rim]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] Wiki http://helpcenter.wikispaces.com/<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Wiki http://helpcenter.wikispaces.com/<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/10/ipad-wiki-apps.html<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/10/ipad-wiki-apps.html<br />
  
 
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[Zerbe Dies|Zerbe Dies]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Zerbe Dies|Zerbe Dies]]<br />
  
  

Latest revision as of 22:51, 20 August 2019


Definitions text.jpg

New Camera.jpg 16 Berry Reverse
New Camera.jpg 17 Berry Reverse (Extra Berry)
New Camera.jpg 7 over 8 Tail Feathers 7/8TF
New Camera.jpg 8TF (Eight Tail Feathers)


A

New Camera.jpg Acid Treated Die
New Camera.jpg Alligator Eye
New White Camera.jpg Altered Surfaces
New Camera.jpg Annealing
New White Camera.jpg Artificially Toned (AT)
New White Camera.jpg Attribution
New White Camera.jpg Auction BST board SSDC Funds
New White Camera.jpg Authentication
New White Camera.jpg Anthony de Francisci

B

New White Camera.jpg Basining
New White Camera.jpg BB (Body Bag)
New White Camera.jpg B_M (Brick and Mortar)
New Camera.jpg Bean Bottom S
New Camera.jpg Bearded Eagle Clash
New Camera.jpg Bearded Lady
New Camera.jpg Belly Button Striking Error
New White Camera.jpg Berries
New Camera.jpg Beveling
New Camera.jpg Bifurcation
New Camera.jpg Blanking or Blank
New White Camera.jpg Body Bag
New White Camera.jpg Bourse
New Camera.jpg Break
New White Camera.jpg Breen
New White Camera.jpg Brilliant Uncirculated
New Camera.jpg Broadstruck
New Camera.jpg Broken Branch Mint Set
New White Camera.jpg Buffed Reverse
New White Camera.jpg Business Strike

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C

New White Camera.jpg Cameo
New Camera.jpg CDLT - Clashed Dies with Letter Transfer
New White Camera.jpg Check Mark
New White Camera.jpg Cherry-picking (aka Picking)
New Camera.jpg Cherry-picker's Guide
New Camera.jpg Clash or Clashed Dies
New Camera.jpg Clashed E
New Camera.jpg Clashed BERT
New White Camera.jpg Cleaning
New Camera.jpg Coin Press
New White Camera.jpg Collar
New Camera.jpg Collar Clash
New Camera.jpg Comprehensive Encyclopedia
New White Camera.jpg Condition Census
New White Camera.jpg Contributors and Contributions
New White Camera.jpg Corrosion
New White Camera.jpg Concave
New Camera.jpg Cotton boll
New Camera.jpg Counter-clash
New Camera.jpg Counterfeit by Year
New Camera.jpg Crack
New Camera.jpg Cud
New White Camera.jpg Cull

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D

New Camera.jpg DDO (Doubled Die Obverse)
New Camera.jpg DDR (Doubled Die Reverse)
New Camera.jpg Denticle Impressions
New Camera.jpg Denticles
New White Camera.jpg Device
New White Camera.jpg Diagnostic
New Camera.jpg Die
New White Camera.jpg Die Making Process
New White Camera.jpg Dies, Working
New Camera.jpg Die Break
New Camera.jpg Die Crack
New Camera.jpg Die Chip
New Camera.jpg Die Clash
New White Camera.jpg Die Erosion
New Camera.jpg Die Gouge
New White Camera.jpg Die is the Die, The
New White Camera.jpg Die Marker
New Camera.jpg Die Polishing
New White Camera.jpg Die Poop
New White Camera.jpg Die Scratch
New White Camera.jpg Die Sinking
New White Camera.jpg Die Study Roll Call
New White Camera.jpg Die Trails
New White Camera.jpg Dipping
New Camera.jpg Discovery Coin
New Camera.jpg DMPL (Deep Mirror Proof-like)
New Camera.jpg Donkey Tail
New White Camera.jpg Dots
New Camera.jpg Double Struck
New White Camera.jpg Doubling, Die Deterioration
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Ejection - same as Doubling, Strike
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Longacre
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Machine - same as Doubling, Strike
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Machine Damage - same as Doubling Strike
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Shelf - same as Doubling, Strike
New Camera.jpg Doubling, Strike
New White Camera.jpg Drive-bys

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E

New Camera.jpg E Clash
New Camera.jpg Engraved Feathers
New Camera.jpg EDS (Early Die State)
New Camera.jpg Extra Berry Reverse

F

New Camera.jpg Feed Finger Gouges
New Camera.jpg Field
New Camera.jpg Field Displacement
New White Camera.jpg Filed Rim
New Camera.jpg Filled Die


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G

New Camera.jpg Genuine
New Camera.jpg Gouge
New Camera.jpg Grading

H

New Camera.jpg Hair Vee
New Camera.jpg HL40 =Hit List 40 VAMs
New Camera.jpg Hoard
New Camera.jpg Hot 50 Morgan VAMs
New Camera.jpg Hot Lips
New Camera.jpg Hub
New White Camera.jpg Hub Doubling

I

New Camera.jpg ICONS
New Camera.jpg Incomplete Punch
New Camera.jpg Infrequent Reeding
New Camera.jpg Incuse M
New Camera.jpg INPS Insitute for Numismatic and Philatelic Studies

J

New Camera.jpg Janvier Reducing Machine

K

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L

New Camera.jpg Lamination
New Camera.jpg LDS (Late Die State)
New White Camera.jpg LFCP = Large Full Coin Photos normally denoted by Lfcp-icon.jpg at the end of the VAM description
New Camera.jpg List Coins
New White Camera.jpg Logotype Punch
New Camera.jpg Long nock
New Camera.jpg LVA Plate Photo

M

New Camera.jpg Machine Doubling
New Camera.jpg Mint Error
New Camera.jpg Mills or Milling
New Camera.jpg Mint Facilties for Morgan Dollars
New Camera.jpg MPD (Mis-placed Digit)
New Camera.jpg Morgan, George T
New Camera.jpg Morgan Dime Pattern
New Camera.jpg Morgan Half Dollar Pattern
New Camera.jpg Morgan, 1878 Dollar Pattern
New Camera.jpg Morgan 1879 Dollar Pattern
New Camera.jpg Morgan Mintage
New Camera.jpg Morgan Various Patterns
New Camera.jpg Morgan 1885 Edge Lettering Pattern
New Camera.jpg Morgan 1964 hub
New Camera.jpg Motto

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N

Newp - Chiefly numismatic colloquialism referring to a new or recent purchase. A portmanteau of new and purchase.
New White Camera.jpg Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC)
New White Camera.jpg Noob (Noob VAMer)

O

New Camera.jpg Obverse
New Camera.jpg Occluded Gas
New Camera.jpg Off Center Strike
New White Camera.jpg Olives
New White Camera.jpg Orange-peel
New Camera.jpg Overdate
New White Camera.jpg Overlapping Reeding
New Camera.jpg Overlay


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P

New Camera.jpg PAF (Parallel Arrow Feather)
New Camera.jpg Pantograph
New Camera.jpg Partial Collar
New Camera.jpg Phantom E
New Camera.jpg Phrygian cap
New White Camera.jpg PIWATP
New Camera.jpg Pitted (Pitting)
New Camera.jpg Pittman Act of 1918
New White Camera.jpg PL (Proof-like)
New Camera.jpg Planchet
New Camera.jpg Planchet Flaw
New Camera.jpg Planchet, Clipped
New White Camera.jpg Plate or Plated a coin that has been printed in a catalog, book or research.
New White Camera.jpg PMD (Post-mint Damage)
New Camera.jpg Polishing
New White Camera.jpg Polishing Line
New White Camera.jpg Proof
New White Camera.jpg PUP = Pick Up Points
New Camera.jpg PVC

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Q

New White Camera.jpg QDR (Quadrupling)

R

New Camera.jpg Radial Die Crack
New Camera.jpg Radial Die Break
New Camera.jpg Reed or Reeding
New Camera.jpg Retained Cud
New Camera.jpg Reverse
New Camera.jpg Reverse of '78/'79
New Camera.jpg Reverses, Differentiating a C4, C4/C3, and C3 reverse
New Camera.jpg Rim
New Camera.jpg Rim Clip
New Camera.jpg Rim Cud
New Camera.jpg Roller Marks
New Camera.jpg Rotated Dies
New White Camera.jpg RPD = Repunched Date
New White Camera.jpg RPM = Repunched Mintmark


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S

New Camera.jpg SSDC (Society of Silver Dollar Collectors)
New White Camera.jpg Scar Cheek
New Camera.jpg Scarface
New Camera.jpg Scribbling Scratches Varieties
New White Camera.jpg SR - Super rare
New White Camera.jpg SDR - Super Duper Rare
New White Camera.jpg SDDR - Super Duper Duper Rare
New Camera.jpg Serif
New Camera.jpg Shifted Eagle
New Camera.jpg Slab
New Camera.jpg SAF (Slanted Arrow Feather)
New Camera.jpg Strike or Striking
New Camera.jpg Strike Doubling
New Camera.jpg Struck On Striated Blank
New Camera.jpg Struck-Thru

Symbols:
New Camera.jpg Photos of diagnostics shown on page.
Lfcp-icon.jpg Full-coin photo of VAM.
Pcgsvam.jpg This VAM is recognized by PCGS
Ngcvam.jpg This VAM is recognized by NGC
As ANACS, SEGS, and Variety Slabbing Service (VSS) recognize all VAMs currently in the official listings, no icon is shown for these services.

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T

New Camera.jpg Talons
New Camera.jpg The Die is the Die (TDITD)
New White Camera.jpg Tools
New White Camera.jpg Tooling
New Camera.jpg Toning
New White Camera.jpg Top 100 Morgan VAMs
New White Camera.jpg TPG = Third Party Grader or Third Party Grading Company
New White Camera.jpg Two-Olive Reverse

U

New White Camera.jpg Upsetting
New White Camera.jpg Unicorn

V

New White Camera.jpg VAM
New White Camera.jpg VAM-1
New White Camera.jpg VAMtwit=twit. to taunt
New White Camera.jpg VAMview Quarterly
New Camera.jpg Variety
New White Camera.jpg VEFB (VAM Education for Beginners)
New White Camera.jpg VNA Varieties (VAM Not Assigned Varieties)
New Camera.jpg VOTW (VAM of the Week)

W

New Camera.jpg Wheel Marks
New White Camera.jpg Whizzing
New Camera.jpg Wide Reeding
New White Camera.jpg Wire Rim
New White Camera.jpg Wiki http://helpcenter.wikispaces.com/
New White Camera.jpg http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/10/ipad-wiki-apps.html

X

Y

Z

New White Camera.jpg Zerbe Dies


How to Video's
Modern minting process
U.S. Mint Photo tour of Modern Coins
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-vvTKVjPdM_feature=related
http://www.coinnews.net/2013/09/13/how-the-philadelphia-mint-makes-hubs-and-dies-to-produce-coins/
http://www.usmint.gov/faqs/circulating_coins/index.cfm?action=coins
Money on Modern Marvels
a 2 part series, the second part addresses the hand making of coins in the late 1700's
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48P7yOBZczQ
Canadian
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkHFNnOK3Bg
Historical Links
http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/historianscorner/?action=history
ANACS link to old style slabs
http://samplecoinslabs.com/ANACS%20Photo%20Certs%20Type%201%20thru%2010%20article%20with%20TD%20quotes1.pdf
VAMWorld Thread Archive
http://www.vamworld.com/Discussion+Thread+Archive+Page

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