1878-S VAM-38 Engraved Wing Feather, Die Gouge Right Wing, Doubled Lower Hair & 8-8
Discovered by David DeRuiter, November 1979.
38(revised) II 32 · B2z (Engraved Wing Feather, Die Gouge Right Wing, Doubled Lower Hair & 8-8) (184) I-2 R-5
Reverse B2z– Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust broken. Wide diagonal die gouge at top inside and lower middle of eagle’s right wing. Some specimens show die chip on F in OF.
LVA Plate Photos:
"R" in PLURIBUS
"L" in PLURIBUS
"B" in PLURIBUS
Dot in cap
Engraved wing feather:
Die gouge, upper Eagle's right wing
Die chip in "F" of "OF"
Below photos courtesy of user:Albannach:
Full Coin Photos
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