1878-S VAM-36B Engraved Wing Feather, Acid Treated Feathers, Die Break E
This coin is a WOW! Morgan VAM.
36B (revised) II1 - B2x (Engraved Wing Feather, Acid Treated Feathers, Die Break E) (184) I-5 R-7
Obverse II1 - Die crack from denticles in radial direction on left side of E in E PLURIBUS with displaced field below E. First obverse Die 1 with break that likely caused a change to second obverse die of VAM-36A.
1. the Progression can be seen here 78 S V36 series Progression
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Neither PCGS nor NGC attributes this variety, but a PCGS MS65 was inspected/verified 1/03/11
Markinsd found a PCGS MS66 3/13/11
as of 9/2012