1878-S VAM-84 Engraved Wing Feather, S Tilted Right, Doubled Lower Hair & 878
Discovered by Jym Braun, October 1999.
84(revised) II 32 · B2af (Engraved Wing Feather, S Tilted Right, Doubled Lower Hair & 878) (184) I-4 R-4
Obverse II 32– Polished down with slightly concave obverse.
Reverse B2af– Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust partially broken with triangle on arm. III S mint mark set slightly high with slight tilt to right. Diagonal die scratch right of wreath bow. Acid treated areas at eagle's left and right wing-body junction, middle of eagle's right wing, upper and lower tail feathers and upper arrow feather. (Also VAMs 48 & 91.)
1- Reverse die used for VAM-48, 84 ,VAM-91, and VAM-91A
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