1887-P VAM-1F

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1887-P VAM-1F Impaled Eagle Gouge

Discovered by Michael Ash, March 2007.
1F III2 1 - C3a (Impaled Eagle Gouge) (189) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 1- Date at left edge of normal lateral position.
Reverse C3a- Short horizontal die gouge between eagle's body and left wing just above leg.
Comments:
1- Former VAM-14C and Eliminated, same as VAM-20 - 4/2015
Threads:
LVA Plate Photo:
1887-P VAM-14C PLATE PHOTOS 27 SEP 2010.jpg
1887-P VAM-1F PLATE PHOTO 27 SEP 2010.jpg
Additiional Photo's
Cpm 1887 V1F REV Impaled Wing.jpg
Photo's A-D below all from the same coin.
Photo A below. Die gouge.
JERICHO785 1887-P VAM-1F 14 FEB 2010 DIE GOUGE CLOSE.JPG
Photo B below. Another shot of die gouge from further away.
JERICHO785 1887-P VAM-1F 14 FEB 2010 DIE GOUGE FAR.JPG
Photo C below. Date position.
JERICHO785 1887-P VAM-1F 14 FEB 2010 DATE POSITION 5.JPG
Photo D below. Some examples of this VAM have distinctive die scratches around the top cotton leaf but
not all have these scratches. Helpful as a die marker, but not all VAM-1F may have these lines.
JERICHO785 1887-P VAM-1F 14 FEB 2010 CAP LINE.JPG

Full Coin Photos

2 Sets of Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-1F Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS LOGO3.jpg1887 RonH VAM-1F OBV 07022011.jpg1887 RonH VAM-1F REV 07022011.jpg

These photographs are called "plated" since they appear in a publication. In this case a Heritage Auction and the resolution is higher.

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