1880-P VAM-16A Checkmark,Doubled 80, 8/7, Die Break E-P Dot
Discovered 2011 by Felix Gonzales AKA ( Tekkie1)
This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.
16A III2 16 ∙ C3a (Checkmark,Doubled 80, 8/7, Die Break E-P Dot) (179) I-3 R-6
Obverse III2 16 – 80 in date doubled. 8 in date doubled. Second 8 is doubled on lower left outside of upper loop. The 0 is doubled at the top left and right outside. Remains of 7 shows on surface of left side of upper loop of second 8 in the form of a check mark.
Radial Die crack from denticles to dot between E-P with slightly displaced field.
1. There is a gouge on the jaw line onto the neck that is present on prooflike thru the radial crack 16A.The dies clashing may be the cause of the radial crack on the 16A.