1878-S VAM-72 Long Nock Reverse, S Tilted Left
Discovered by Larry Briggs, July 2002.
This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM. This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.
72 II 1 · B1h (Long Center Arrow Shaft, S Tilted Left) (186) I-5 R-7
Obverse II 1– Diagonal die chips below eyelid front. Point of fourth right star not broken.
Reverse B1h– Small III S mint mark centered and tilted slightly to left.
Die markers - diagonal polishing line to left and right of eagle’s right leg above claws.
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-72 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY 'Mike Faraone' at PCGS
- The Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties: The VAM Keys Copyright 2009 RCI. With permission from the authors Michael S. Fey, Ph.D., [http://www.rcicoins.com], and Jeff Oxman, [http://www.vamlink.com]