1878-P VAM-140A Doubled P & 1-8, Partially Open o, Die Scratches Reverse
Discovery Feb 28, 2010 from a die progression series assembled by Fred Stanley. Revised 2010 Revised 2014
140A II/I 18 - B2b (Doubled P & 1-8, Partially Open o, Die Scratches Reverse) (180) I-3 R-4
Obverse II/I 18 - Earliest die state before use with VAM 116, but after non-scratches die state on reverse of VAM 140.
Reverse B2b - Partial open 'o' in God. Die 1 - Vertical die scratches inside both legs, on and below arrow heads, left of wreath bow, around top olive leaf cluster and top of inner feathers of eagles right wing.
1. Below will show 140A AND 140A EDS
2. There are slightly earlier stages of this reverse with less complex patterns of die polish lines.
1. 4sdair 2014 Revision EDS Coin http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/66354874
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NGC does not attribute 140 or 140A.
PCGS attributes all as V140
VAM-140 may also contain 140A's.