1878-P VAM-229

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1878-P VAM-229 Doubled Right Wreath & AMERICA

Discovered by Larry Briggs, October 2002.
This coin is a Top 30 1878 Variety
229 II 2 · C3d (Doubled Right Wreath & AMERICA) (176) I-3 R-6
Obverse II 2– Die chip at top of forehead and fourth right star point is broken.
Reverse C3d– Some doubled leaves in each cluster of right wreath and bottom inside of AMERICA letters towards rim.

1. Changed C3e reverse listed in supplement, to C3d reverse.
2. EDS is 2-sided PL


LVA Plate Photos:

Additional Photos:

Lump on forehead away from profile.
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Leaf edge above berries to right of bow clearly doubled
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04 May 2009 - images of another 1878-P 229 example
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Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-229 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler