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=='''....gotta know the lingo!'''[[#Back-To_Definitions]]==
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'''Just cruise or click on a letter to go to that section....Top of the Page returns you here.'''<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[16 Berry Reverse|16 Berry Reverse]]<br />
=[[Definitions##-0|#]] [[Definitions#A-1|A]] [[Definitions#B-2|B]] [[Definitions#C-3|C]] [[Definitions#D-4|D]] [[Definitions#E-5|E]] [[Definitions#F-6|F]] [[Definitions#G-7|G]] [[Definitions#H-8|H]] [[Definitions#I-9|I]] [[Definitions#J-10|J]] [[Definitions#K-11|K]] [[Definitions#L-12|L]] [[Definitions#M-13|M]] [[Definitions#N-14|N]] [[Definitions#O-15|O]] [[Definitions#P-16|P]] [[Definitions#Q-17|Q]] [[Definitions#R-18|R]] [[Definitions#S-19|S]] [[Definitions#T-20|T]] [[Definitions#U-21|U]] [[Definitions#V-22|V]] [[Definitions#W-23|W]] [[Definitions#X-24|X]] [[Definitions#Y-25|Y]] [[Definitions#z-26|Z]]=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[17 Berry Reverse|17 Berry Reverse]] (Extra Berry)<br />
='''[[Definitions##1|#]][[##-0]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[7 over 8 Tail Feathers|7 over 8 Tail Feathers]] 7/8TF<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[16 Berry Reverse|16 Berry Reverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[8TF|8TF]] (Eight Tail Feathers)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[17 Berry Reverse|17 Berry Reverse]] (Extra Berry)<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[7 over 8 Tail Feathers|7 over 8 Tail Feathers]] 7/8TF<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[8TF|8TF]] (Eight Tail Feathers)<br />
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='''A'''=
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Acid Treated Die]] <br />
='''A[[#A-1]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Alligator Eye|Alligator Eye]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Alligator Eye|Alligator Eye]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Altered Surfaces|Altered Surfaces]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Altered Surfaces|Altered Surfaces]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Annealing|Annealing]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Annealing|Annealing]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Artificially Toned|Artificially Toned]] (AT)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Artificially Toned|Artificially Toned]] (AT)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Attribution|Attribution]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Attribution|Attribution]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Auction BST board SSDC Funds |Auction BST board SSDC Funds ]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Auction BST board SSDC Funds |Auction BST board SSDC Funds ]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Authentication|Authentication]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Authentication|Authentication]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Anthony de Francisci]] <br />
='''B[[#B-2]]'''=
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Basining|Basining]]<br />
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='''B'''=
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[BodyBag|BB]] (Body Bag)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Basining|Basining]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[B_M|B_M]] (Brick and Mortar)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[BodyBag|BB]] (Body Bag)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Bean Bottom S|Bean Bottom S]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[B_M|B_M]] (Brick and Mortar)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Bearded Eagle Clash]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Bean Bottom S|Bean Bottom S]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[1878-P VAM-41C|Bearded Lady]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Bearded Eagle Clash]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Berries|Berries]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[1878-P VAM-41C|Bearded Lady]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Beveling|Beveling]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Belly Button Striking Error]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Bifurcation|Bifurcation]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Berries|Berries]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Blanking or Blank|Blanking or Blank]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Beveling|Beveling]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[BodyBag|Body Bag]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Bifurcation|Bifurcation]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Bourse|Bourse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Blanking or Blank|Blanking or Blank]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Crack|Break]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[BodyBag|Body Bag]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Breen|Breen]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Bourse|Bourse]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Brilliant Uncirculated|Brilliant Uncirculated]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Crack|Break]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Broadstruck|Broadstruck]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Breen|Breen]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Broken Branch Mint Set]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Brilliant Uncirculated|Brilliant Uncirculated]]<br />
[[Buffed Reverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Broadstruck|Broadstruck]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]Business Strike<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Broken Branch Mint Set]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Buffed Reverse]]<br />
='''C[[#C-3]]'''=
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Business Strike]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cameo|Cameo]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[ClashedDieLetterTransfer|CDLT - Clashed Dies with Letter Transfer]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Check Mark]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cherrypicking (or Picking)|Cherry-picking]] (aka Picking)<br />
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='''C'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Cherrypicker's Guide|Cherry-picker's Guide]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cameo|Cameo]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[clashed dies|Clash or Clashed Dies]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[ClashedDieLetterTransfer|CDLT - Clashed Dies with Letter Transfer]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Clashed E|Clashed E]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Check Mark]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Clashed BERT|Clashed BERT]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cherrypicking (or Picking)|Cherry-picking]] (aka Picking)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cleaning|Cleaning]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Cherrypicker's Guide|Cherry-picker's Guide]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Coin Press|Coin Press]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[clashed dies|Clash or Clashed Dies]]<br />  
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Collar|Collar]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Clashed E|Clashed E]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Collar Clash]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Clashed BERT|Clashed BERT]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Comprehensive Encyclopedia|Comprehensive Encyclopedia]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cleaning|Cleaning]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Condition Census|Condition Census]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Coin Press|Coin Press]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Contributors and Contributions]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Collar|Collar]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Corrosion|Corrosion]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Collar Clash]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Concave|Concave]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Comprehensive Encyclopedia|Comprehensive Encyclopedia]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Cotton Boll|Cotton boll]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Condition Census|Condition Census]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Counterclash|Counter-clash]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Contributors and Contributions]]<br />
[[Counterfeit|Counterfeit by Year]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Corrosion|Corrosion]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Crack|Crack]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Concave|Concave]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Cud|Cud]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Cotton Boll|Cotton boll]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cull|Cull]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Counterclash|Counter-clash]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Counterfeit|Counterfeit by Year]]<br />
='''D[[#D-4]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Crack|Crack]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[DDO|DDO]] (Doubled Die Obverse)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Cud|Cud]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[DDR|DDR]] (Doubled Die Reverse)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cull|Cull]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Denticle Impressions|Denticle Impressions]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Denticles|Denticles]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Device|Device]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Diagnostic|Diagnostic]]<br />
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='''D'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[What is a variety, die or hub|Die]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[DDO|DDO]] (Doubled Die Obverse)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Making Process|Die Making Process]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[DDR|DDR]] (Doubled Die Reverse)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Dies, Working|Dies, Working]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Denticle Impressions|Denticle Impressions]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Break|Die Break]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Denticles|Denticles]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Crack|Die Crack]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Device|Device]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Chip|Die Chip]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Diagnostic|Diagnostic]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[clashed dies|Die Clash]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[What is a variety, die or hub|Die]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Erosion|Die Erosion]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Making Process|Die Making Process]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Gouge|Die Gouge]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Dies, Working|Dies, Working]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[The Die is the Die|Die is the Die, The]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Break|Die Break]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Crack|Die Crack]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Marker|Die Marker]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Chip|Die Chip]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Polishing|Die Polishing]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[clashed dies|Die Clash]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Poop|Die Poop]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Erosion|Die Erosion]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Scratch|Die Scratch]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Gouge|Die Gouge]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Sinking|Die Sinking]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[The Die is the Die|Die is the Die, The]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Die Study Roll Call]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Marker|Die Marker]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]] [[Die Trails]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Polishing|Die Polishing]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cleaning|Dipping]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Poop|Die Poop]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Discovery Coin|Discovery Coin]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Scratch|Die Scratch]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[DMPL|DMPL]] (Deep Mirror Proof-like)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Sinking|Die Sinking]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Donkey Tail|Donkey Tail]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Study Roll Call]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Dots|Dots]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Die Trails]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Double Struck|Double Struck]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cleaning|Dipping]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Doubling, Die Deterioration|Doubling, Die Deterioration]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Discovery Coin|Discovery Coin]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Ejection]] - same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[DMPL|DMPL]] (Deep Mirror Proof-like)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Doubling, Longacre|Doubling, Longacre]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Donkey Tail|Donkey Tail]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Machine]] - same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Dots|Dots]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Machine Damage ]]''- same as Doubling Strike''<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Double Struck|Double Struck]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Shelf ]]- same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Doubling, Die Deterioration|Doubling, Die Deterioration]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Strike]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Ejection]] - same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Drive-bys|Drive-bys]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Doubling, Longacre|Doubling, Longacre]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Machine]] - same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
='''E[[#E-5]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Machine Damage ]]''- same as Doubling Strike''<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[E Clash|E Clash]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Shelf ]]- same as ''Doubling, Strike''<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Engraved Feathers|Engraved Feathers]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Doubling, Strike]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[EDS|EDS]] (Early Die State)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Drive-bys|Drive-bys]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[17 Berry Reverse|Extra Berry Reverse]]<br />
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='''F[[#F-6]]'''=  
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Feed Finger Gouges|Feed Finger Gouges]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Field|Field]]<br />
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='''E'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Field Displacement|Field Displacement]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[E Clash|E Clash]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Filed Rim|Filed Rim]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Engraved Feathers|Engraved Feathers]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Filled Die|Filled Die]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[EDS|EDS]] (Early Die State)<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[17 Berry Reverse|Extra Berry Reverse]]<br />
='''G[[#G-7]]'''=  
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Genuine|Genuine]]<br />
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='''F'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Gouge|Gouge]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Feed Finger Gouges|Feed Finger Gouges]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Grading|Grading]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Field|Field]]<br />
=H[[#H-8]]=  
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Field Displacement|Field Displacement]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Hair Vee]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Filed Rim|Filed Rim]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]]HL40 = [[Hitlist40 Vams|Hit List 40]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Filled Die|Filled Die]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Hoard|Hoard]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Hot 50 Morgan VAMs|Hot 50 Morgan VAMs]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Hot Lips|Hot Lips]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[What is a variety, die or hub|Hub]]<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Hub Doubling|Hub Doubling]]<br />
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='''G'''=
='''I[[#I-9]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Genuine|Genuine]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[ICONS]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Gouge|Gouge]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Incomplete Punch |Incomplete Punch ]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Grading|Grading]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Infrequent Reeding|Infrequent Reeding]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Incuse M|Incuse M]]<br />
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='''H'''=
INPS [[Insitute for Numismatic and Philatelic Studies]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Hair Vee]]<br />
='''J[[#J-10]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] HL40 =[[HitList40 VAMs|Hit List 40 VAMs]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Janvier Reducing Machine|Janvier Reducing Machine]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Hoard|Hoard]]<br />
='''K[[#K-11]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Hot 50 Morgan VAMs|Hot 50 Morgan VAMs]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Hot Lips|Hot Lips]]<br />
='''L[[#L-12]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[What is a variety, die or hub|Hub]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Lamination|Lamination]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Hub Doubling|Hub Doubling]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[LDS|LDS]] (Late Die State)<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.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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='''I'''=  
[[image:camera.jpg]][[List Coins|List Coins]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[ICONS]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Long Nocks|Long nock]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Incomplete Punch |Incomplete Punch ]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[LVA Plate Photo]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Infrequent Reeding|Infrequent Reeding]]<br />
='''M[[#M-13]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Incuse M|Incuse M]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Machine Doubling]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] INPS [[Insitute for Numismatic and Philatelic Studies]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Mint Error|Mint Error]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Mills or Milling|Mills or Milling]]<br />
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='''J'''=  
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Mint Facilties for Morgan Dollars|Mint Facilties for Morgan Dollars]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Janvier Reducing Machine|Janvier Reducing Machine]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[MPD|MPD]] (Mis-placed Digit)<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[George T. Morgan|Morgan, George T]]<br />
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='''K'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan Dime Pattern|Morgan Dime Pattern]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan Half Dollar Pattern|Morgan Half Dollar Pattern]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan Pattern| Morgan, 1878 Dollar Pattern]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan 1879 Dollar Pattern|Morgan 1879 Dollar Pattern]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan Mintage]]<br />
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='''L'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan Various Patterns|Morgan Various Patterns]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Lamination|Lamination]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan 1885 Edge Lettering Pattern|Morgan 1885 Edge Lettering Pattern]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[LDS|LDS]] (Late Die State)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Morgan 1964 hub |Morgan 1964 hub ]]<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:camera.jpg]][[Motto|Motto]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[List Coins|List Coins]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Logotype Punch]] <br />
='''N[[#N-14]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Long Nocks|Long nock]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Numismatic Crime Information Center]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[LVA Plate Photo]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Noob|Noob]] (Noob VAMer)<br />
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='''O[[#O-15]]'''=
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='''M'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Obverse|Obverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Machine Doubling]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Occluded Gas|Occluded Gas]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Mint Error|Mint Error]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Off Center Strike|Off Center Strike]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Mills or Milling|Mills or Milling]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Olives|Olives]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Mint Facilties for Morgan Dollars|Mint Facilties for Morgan Dollars]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Orange-peel|Orange-peel]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[MPD|MPD]] (Mis-placed Digit)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Overdate|Overdate]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[George T. Morgan|Morgan, George T]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Overlapping Reeding|Overlapping Reeding]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan Dime Pattern|Morgan Dime Pattern]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Overlay|Overlay]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan Half Dollar Pattern|Morgan Half Dollar Pattern]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan Pattern| Morgan, 1878 Dollar Pattern]]<br />
='''P[[#P-16]]'''=  
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan 1879 Dollar Pattern|Morgan 1879 Dollar Pattern]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Reverse of 78-79|PAF]] (Parallel Arrow Feather)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan Mintage]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Pantograph]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan Various Patterns|Morgan Various Patterns]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Partial Collar|Partial Collar]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan 1885 Edge Lettering Pattern|Morgan 1885 Edge Lettering Pattern]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]] [[Phantom E]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Morgan 1964 hub |Morgan 1964 hub ]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Phrygian Cap|Phrygian cap]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Motto|Motto]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[PIWATP|PIWATP]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Pitting|Pitted]] (Pitting)<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[PL|PL]] (Proof-like)<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Planchet Flaw|Planchet]]<br />
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='''N'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Planchet|Planchet]] Flaw<br />
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Newp - Chiefly numismatic colloquialism referring to a new or recent purchase.  A portmanteau of ''new'' and ''purchase''.<br/>
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Rim Clip|Planchet, Clipped]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Numismatic Crime Information Center|Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC)]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]'''[[Definitions|Plate]] or Plated''' a [[Definitions|coin]] that has been printed in a catalog, book or research.<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Noob|Noob]] (Noob VAMer)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Post Mint Damage|PMD]] (Post-mint Damage)<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Die Polishing|Polishing]]<br />
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='''O'''=
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Polishing Line|Polishing Line]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Obverse|Obverse]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]Proof<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Occluded Gas|Occluded Gas]]<br />
PUP = Pick Up Points<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Off Center Strike|Off Center Strike]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[PVC|PVC]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Olives|Olives]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Orange-peel|Orange-peel]]<br />
='''Q[[#Q-17]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Overdate|Overdate]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[QDR or Quadrupling|QDR]] (Quadrupling)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Overlapping Reeding|Overlapping Reeding]]<br />
='''R[[#R-18]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Overlay|Overlay]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Radial Die Crack|Radial Die Crack]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Radial Die Break|Radial Die Break]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Reed or Reeding|Reed or Reeding]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Cud|Retained Cud]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Reverse|Reverse]]<br />
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='''P'''=
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Reverse of 78-79|Reverse of '78/'79]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reverse of 78-79|PAF]] (Parallel Arrow Feather)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Reverses, C4 and  C4C3 and C3|Reverses, Differentiating a C4, C4/C3, and C3 reverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pantograph]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Rim|Rim]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Partial Collar|Partial Collar]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Rim Clip|Rim Clip]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Phantom E]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Cud|Rim Cud]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Phrygian Cap|Phrygian cap]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Roller Marks]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PIWATP|PIWATP]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Rotated Dies|Rotated Dies]] See http://www.vamworld.com/1888-O+VAM-9<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pitting|Pitted]] (Pitting)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[RPD|RPD]] = Repunched Date<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Pittman Act of 1918]] <br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[RPM|RPM]] = Repunched Mintmark<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[PL|PL]] (Proof-like)<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |513px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Planchet Flaw|Planchet]]<br />
='''S[[#S-19]]'''=  
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Planchet|Planchet]] Flaw<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[SSDC|SSDC]] (Society of Silver Dollar Collectors)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Rim Clip|Planchet, Clipped]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]Scar Cheek<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] '''[[Definitions|Plate]] or Plated''' a [[Definitions|coin]] that has been printed in a catalog, book or research.<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Scarface|Scarface]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Post Mint Damage|PMD]] (Post-mint Damage)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Scribbling Scratches Varieties|Scribbling Scratches Varieties]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Die Polishing|Polishing]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]SR - Super rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Polishing Line|Polishing Line]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]SDR - Super Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Proof<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]SDDR - Super Duper Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] PUP = Pick Up Points<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Serif|Serif]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[PVC|PVC]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[1901-P VAM-3|Shifted Eagle]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[slab|Slab]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Reverse of 78-79|SAF]] (Slanted Arrow Feather)<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike or Striking|Strike or Striking]]<br />
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='''Q'''=  
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Strike Doubling|Strike Doubling]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[QDR or Quadrupling|QDR]] (Quadrupling)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Struck On Striated Blank]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Struck thru|Struck-Thru]]<br />
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='''R'''=
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Radial Die Crack|Radial Die Crack]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Radial Die Break|Radial Die Break]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reed or Reeding|Reed or Reeding]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Cud|Retained Cud]]<br />
 +
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reverse|Reverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reverse of 78-79|Reverse of '78/'79]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reverses, C4 and  C4C3 and C3|Reverses, Differentiating a C4, C4/C3, and C3 reverse]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Rim|Rim]]<br />
 +
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Rim Clip|Rim Clip]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Cud|Rim Cud]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Roller Marks]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Rotated Dies|Rotated Dies]] <br />
 +
[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[RPD|RPD]] = Repunched Date<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[RPM|RPM]] = Repunched Mintmark<br />
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='''S'''=  
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[SSDC|SSDC]] (Society of Silver Dollar Collectors)<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Scar Cheek<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scarface|Scarface]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Scribbling Scratches Varieties|Scribbling Scratches Varieties]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SR - Super rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SDR - Super Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] SDDR - Super Duper Duper Rare<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Serif|Serif]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[1901-P VAM-3|Shifted Eagle]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[slab|Slab]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Reverse of 78-79|SAF]] (Slanted Arrow Feather)<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike or Striking|Strike or Striking]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Strike Doubling|Strike Doubling]]<br />
 +
[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Struck On Striated Blank]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Struck thru|Struck-Thru]]<br />
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'''Symbols:'''<br />
 
'''Symbols:'''<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]] ''Photos of diagnostics shown on page''<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] Photos of diagnostics shown on page.<br />
[[image:Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg]] ''Photos of full coin shown on page''<br />
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[[image:Lfcp-icon.jpg]] Full-coin photo of VAM. <br />  
[[image:Full-Coin_CAMERA-REPLACE-PIX.jpg]] ''Photos of full coin shown on page--Needs a better photo.''<br />
 
 
[[image:pcgsvam.jpg]] ''This VAM is recognized by PCGS''<br />
 
[[image:pcgsvam.jpg]] ''This VAM is recognized by PCGS''<br />
 
[[image:ngcvam.jpg]] ''This VAM is recognized by NGC''<br />
 
[[image:ngcvam.jpg]] ''This VAM is recognized by NGC''<br />
 
''As '''ANACS''', '''SEGS''', and Variety Slabbing Service ('''VSS''') recognize'' '''all''' ''VAMs currently in the official listings, no icon is shown for these services.''<br />
 
''As '''ANACS''', '''SEGS''', and Variety Slabbing Service ('''VSS''') recognize'' '''all''' ''VAMs currently in the official listings, no icon is shown for these services.''<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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='''T[[#T-20]]'''=  
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[Talons|Talons]]<br />
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[[image:camera.jpg]][[The Die is the Die|The Die is the Die]] (TDITD)<br />
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='''T'''=  
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Tools|Tools ]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Talons|Talons]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Tooling|Tooling]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[The Die is the Die|The Die is the Die]] (TDITD)<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Toning|Toning]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Tools|Tools ]]<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]] [[Tooling|Tooling]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]TPG = Third Party Grader or Third Party [[Definitions|Grading Company]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Toning|Toning]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]Two-Olive Reverse<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100 Morgan VAMs]]<br />
='''U[[#U-21]]'''=  
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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]][[Upsetting|Upsetting]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Two-Olive Reverse<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |508px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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='''V[[#V-22]]'''=  
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='''U'''=  
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[VAM|VAM]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Upsetting|Upsetting]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[VAM-1|VAM-1]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[1921-D_VAM-1N3_UNICORN_CHIMAERA|Unicorn]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]VAMtwit=''twit. to taunt''<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[SSDC|VAMview Quarterly]]<br />
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='''V'''=  
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[What is a variety, die or hub|Variety]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VAM|VAM]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]] [[VEFB Archives|VEFB (VAM Education for Beginners)]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VAM-1|VAM-1]]<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]] VAMtwit=''twit. to taunt''<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]] [[home#VOTW|VOTW (VAM of the Week)]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[SSDC|VAMview Quarterly]]<br />
='''W[[#W-23]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[What is a variety, die or hub|Variety]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Cleaning|Whizzing]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VEFB Archives|VEFB (VAM Education for Beginners)]]<br />
[[image:camera.jpg]][[Infrequent Reeding|Wide Reeding]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[VNA Varieties|VNA Varieties]] (VAM Not Assigned Varieties)<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Wire Rim|Wire Rim]]<br />
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[home#VOTW|VOTW (VAM of the Week)]]<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]Wiki http://helpcenter.wikispaces.com/<br />
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[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]]http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/10/ipad-wiki-apps.html<br />
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='''W'''=
='''X[[#X-24]]'''=
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/4412/Wheel-Marks/ Wheel Marks] <br />
= =  
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Cleaning|Whizzing]]<br />
='''Y[[#Y-25]]'''=  
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[[image:New Camera.jpg]] [[Infrequent Reeding|Wide Reeding]]<br />
[[image:800x16_TOP_OF_PAGE.jpg |504px  |link=Definitions#Top-of-Page]]<br />
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Wire Rim|Wire Rim]]<br />
='''Z[[#z-26]]'''=  
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] Wiki http://helpcenter.wikispaces.com/<br />
[[image:white_camera_Black_Border04112011.jpg]][[Zerbe Dies|Zerbe Dies]]<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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 +
='''X'''=  
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='''Y'''=
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='''Z'''=  
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[[image:New White Camera.jpg]] [[Zerbe Dies|Zerbe Dies]]<br />
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'''How to Video's'''<br />
 
'''How to Video's'''<br />
 
Modern minting process<br />
 
Modern minting process<br />
 
U.S. Mint Photo tour of Modern Coins<br />
 
U.S. Mint Photo tour of Modern Coins<br />
[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-vvTKVjPdM_feature=related]]<br />
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-vvTKVjPdM_feature=related<br />
[[http://www.coinnews.net/2013/09/13/how-the-philadelphia-mint-makes-hubs-and-dies-to-produce-coins/]]<br />
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http://www.coinnews.net/2013/09/13/how-the-philadelphia-mint-makes-hubs-and-dies-to-produce-coins/<br />
[[http://www.usmint.gov/faqs/circulating_coins/index.cfm?action=coins]]<br />
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http://www.usmint.gov/faqs/circulating_coins/index.cfm?action=coins<br />
 
'''Money on Modern Marvels'''<br />
 
'''Money on Modern Marvels'''<br />
 
a 2 part series, the second part addresses the hand making of coins in the late 1700's<br />
 
a 2 part series, the second part addresses the hand making of coins in the late 1700's<br />
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48P7yOBZczQ<br />
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48P7yOBZczQ<br />
 
Canadian<br />
 
Canadian<br />
[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkHFNnOK3Bg]]<br />
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkHFNnOK3Bg<br />
 
Historical Links<br />
 
Historical Links<br />
[[http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/historianscorner/?action=history]]<br />
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http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/historianscorner/?action=history<br />
 
ANACS link to old style slabs<br />
 
ANACS link to old style slabs<br />
 
http://samplecoinslabs.com/ANACS%20Photo%20Certs%20Type%201%20thru%2010%20article%20with%20TD%20quotes1.pdf<br />
 
http://samplecoinslabs.com/ANACS%20Photo%20Certs%20Type%201%20thru%2010%20article%20with%20TD%20quotes1.pdf<br />
 
VAMWorld Thread Archive<br />
 
VAMWorld Thread Archive<br />
 
http://www.vamworld.com/Discussion+Thread+Archive+Page<br />
 
http://www.vamworld.com/Discussion+Thread+Archive+Page<br />
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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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