1889-P VAM-18A

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1889-P VAM-18A Doubled Ear, Slanted Very Far Date, Die Chip Cap Rear

Discovered by John Baumgart. Discovery 2009
This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM
18A III2 18 · C3a (Doubled Ear, Slanted Very Far Date, Die Chip Cap Rear) (190) I-3 R-6
Obverse III2 18– Small die chip at back of Phrygian cap near right tip of upper leaf of lower cotton of lower cotton leaf cluster.
Note: Occurs with rotated reverse of 20 degrees CCW.
Comments: *Questionable listing* this obverse has not been positively identified without the die chip.

LVA Plate Photos

1889-P VAM-18A Die Cip Cap.jpg

Additional Photos

At least some, perhaps all, are found with a moderately rotated reverse die.
1889-P-18A-jbc-fold.jpg 1889-P-18A-jbc-chip.jpg
1889-P-18A-jbc-date.jpg 1889-P-18A-jbc-ear.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-18A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler

areas. In the regular photo above and the plate photo below, please look at the difference in the "reading" of the wing neck gap and the bow in the wreath. That's the reason I place, when available and when in good focus, the plate photos on the page. (RonH 12252015)