1888-P VAM-7D Near Slanted Date, Doubled Wreath, Die Gouge State 5
This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.
7D (revised) III2 5 · C3d (Near Slanted Date, Doubled Wreath, Die Gouge State 5) (190) I-3 R-4
Obverse III2 5– Date set further left than normal and slanted with 1 closer to rim than last 8. Slightly doubled ear at right inside from polishing of earlier die state.
Reverse C3d– Die gouge line added to lower part of tail feathers above olive branch, back of top arrow head and above right end of olive branch. Die further worn and eroded.
1. The different stages of the VAM-7 die life have now been categorized as VAMs 7, 7A, 7B, 7C, and 7D.
Additional gouge between end of olive branch and arrowhead, and gouge at back of top arrowhead.
The gouge from the You were working with JR, correct? Still? top arrowhead must be present on VAM-7D.
2. lso comes with doubled ear.
3. The worn reverse features are very similar to VAM-15A, VAM-39A please verify your obverse date position
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