1878-P VAM-114-2

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1878-P VAM-114-2

Revised 2011
114-2 (revised) II/I 16 - B2a (Doubled R and Stars) (178) I-2 R-4
Obverse II/I 16 – Over polished lower hair. Used with Die 2 reverse.
Reverse B2a– Die 2 – Die slightly over polished with flat spot in middle eagle's left wing and right wing slightly separated from the leg.



LVA Plate Photos:

1878 P VAM 114 Dbld Stars.jpg

Additional Photos:

Doubled R with signficant features.
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All right stars are doubled significantly
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Doubled cotton bolls
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Parallel arrow feather and short arrow nock.
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Full R of trust. Full O in God.
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The VAM 114 obverse has a fairly unique characteristic that can be used to identify any reasonably well preserved example. The right edge of the long wheat leaf that folds back onto the cap is doubled fairly strongly on the portion on the cap , but this doubling abruptly appears to stop as the leaf projects above Liberty's cap. Nothing else quite like this is found among the Rev of 78 die marriages.
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Full Coin Photos

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