1878-S VAM-107

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1878-S VAM-107 Doubled Eyelid with Spike, Doubled D

Discovered by C. Logan McKechnie August 2007.
107 II30 - B2bh (Doubled Eyelid with Spike, Doubled D) (185) I-3 R-6
Obverse II 30– Eyelid doubled below front with short spike from front of eye below doubling. (Obverse of VAM-73)
Reverse B2bh - D in DOLLAR doubled at top outside and slightly at lower right outside. Small S mint mark set slightly to left. R in TRUST not broken. Die marker- Double vertical die scratches on 7-9 feathers from bottom of eagles right wing near inner feathers.
Comments:
1- 4th star is broken, r in Trust is not Broken, Doubled Liberty, B in pluribus not Broken
2- Obverse is shared with VAM-73 and 1878-S VAM-114
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LVA Plate Photos

1878-S VAM-107 PLATE 9 OCT 2010.jpg

Additional Photos

LFR 78S VAM-107 NEWF.JPG
Double vertical die scratches on 7-9 feathers from bottom of eagles right wing near inner feathers
LFR 78S VAM-107 wing scratches.JPG
LFR 78S VAM-107 eye.JPG
LFR 78S VAM-107 ear.JPG
LFR 78S VAM-107 LIBERTY.JPG
LFR 78S VAM-107 B-of-PLURIBUS.JPG
Spike in front of Eye
1878 S VAM 107 Photo 1.jpg
The doubling on the D is easier to see on the coin than in the photograph.
1878 S VAM 107 Photo 2.jpg
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