1886-P VAM-30 Doubled 1-6, Thead-Like Impression Wing
Discovered by LD Lane aka ChiefRet. 2016
30 III2 29 - C3a (Doubled 1-6, Thead-Like Impression Wing) (189) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 29 - Slightly doubled 1-6 with faint short tick below 1 upper crossbar and faint curved line at top outside of 6. Date at middle of normal lateral position.
Die marker - Couple short vertical spikes at upper left ear inside.
Reverse C3a - Long vertical thin thread-like impression on inner feathers of eagle's right wing, five feathers from bottom.
1. Double threadlike impressions when it comes out on the inside of 7th outside wing feather then gets wavy on the 10th feather before disappearing. The thread-like impression begins on the fifth feather in the row starting at the eagle's right leg and curves diagonally upwards.
2. Formerly VAM-1J.
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