1878-P VAM-221-1

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1878-P VAM-221-1 Cut Down A, Doubled Left Reverse, Doubled Bottom of B in PLURIBUS

Revised 2008.
Revised 2010
221-1 (revised 2010) II 1 · C3b (Cut Down A, Doubled Left Reverse, Doubled Bottom of B in PLURIBUS) (193) I-2 R-3
Obverse II 1– Die 1 Some specimens show die chip dot on forehead front. Doubled bottom of B in PLURIBUS. Extra metal at top of lower loop of first 8 and couple of polishing lines at front of eyelid.
Reverse C3b– Same hub doubling but different die. Several obverse and reverse dies. Die 1 - Vertical polishing line in space to left of eagle's right leg.

Comments:
1. Die pair 1. If you are unacquainted with the C3b reverse doubling, please read the full description at C3b Reverse Die description at VAM-220.
2. Do you have a 221.1 or 221-B?

Threads:
See link to determine the stage:
http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/66516722

LVA Plate Photos:

Additional Photos:

Forehead die chip
1878-P Die Chip.JPG Ja78V221chip.jpg
Image of Liberty's Eye:
Sentry02 1878-7TF79-92308.jpg
Doubled bottom of B in PLURIBUS
Ja78V221-1 B.jpg
Eagles right leg
Ja78-221.1-r-leg1.jpg
Spike on left side of ribbon bow and diagonal polishing lines inside the bow
Ja78-221.1-bow-spike.jpg
Doubling of UNITED...
ARS 1878 7TF SAF 10.jpg ARS 1878 7TF SAF 11.jpg

ARS 1878 7TF SAF 12.jpg ARS 1878 7TF SAF 13.jpg
Doubled B of PLURIBUS
1878-P VAM-221 Doubled B.JPG
VAM 221.1 EDS – Spike on left side of ribbon bow and diagonal polishing lines inside the bow. The spike is truly a great PUP as it is located in a protected area and is visible on lower grade specimens.
MW221-1-01LR.jpg
VAM 221.1 EDS – Eagle’s right wing displays only minor scattered polishing lines.
MW221-1-02LR.jpg
VAM 221.1 EDS – The junction between the Eagle’s right wing and body is free from significant polishing lines.
MW221-1-03LR.jpg
VAM 221.1 EDS – Diagonal polishing lines by the Eagle’s left leg.
MW221-1-04LR.jpg
VAM 221.1 – Polishing lines on either side of the Eagle’s right leg.
MW221-1-05LR.jpg
VAM 221.1 EDS – No major polishing line between the 1st and 2nd cluster of leaves on the olive branch.
MW221-1-06LR.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-221-1 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions]ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler

From Heritage's auction archives, another [here] [here]
PCGS MS64. NGC MS63
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