1887-S VAM-19A Doubled 188, Die Gouges Star RI & 7
Discovered (as VAM 1A) by John Roberts, January 2010 on William Ennett's coin. Revised: 2011.
Revised Feb. 2014 when 1A was eliminated in favor of VAM 19A. Brent Fogelberg
19A III2 13 - C3a (Doubled 188, Die Gouges Star RI & 7) (?) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 3 - Later die state with two slanted die gouges out from denticles below first left star, one from denticles above RI in PLURIBUS and short line in denticle space below 7.
1. Revision of the former VAM 1A
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Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-19A LDS Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACS
'John Roberts, who discovered this VAM, is the Director of Attribution Services at ANACS, a prolific writer of coin articles for Coin World magazine and numismatic books. 'He is a longtime collector of Morgan dollar varieties and is considered an expert in attributing Morgan varieties. We're very fortunate to have him contribute in this forum as- vampicker.