1878-P VAM-228B

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1878-P VAM-228B Polishing Line Thru O in OF

Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, November 2002.
This coin is a Hit List 40 Morgan Vam.
228B II 2 · C3a (Polishing Line Thru O in OF) (176) I-2 R-6
Obverse II 2–
Die Marker - Three vertical polishing lines in middle outside of ear.
Reverse C3a– Long diagonal die polishing line thru the O in OF (Same die as VAM-227-1).
Die Marker - Long diagonal polishing line thru lower two berries in first leaf cluster of left wreath.

1. Early die state specimens of this reverse do not have the polishing line thru the O in OF!
2. Diagonal Polishing Lines in the Base of the T in LIBERTY. Broken 4th right star.

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Shown is the 228B rev.
Broken 4th star
Wonderful marker.
This is the T in LIBERTY. Note the two polishing marks in the base of the T.

Diagnostic gouges for reverse. Updated 5-26-12 Line between LEFT clusters #1 and #2


Full Coin Photos

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