|Rarity in PL||4/10 (less common)|
1889-S VAM Stats
1. Mintage: 700,000
2. Die Pairs: 20 (Source: Annual Reports of the Director of the Mint)
3. Die Study completed: No.
Attribution Guides for The 1889-S Morgan Dollar
Official VAM Listing
1889-S VAM-1 Normal Die
1889-S VAM-2 Far Date, S Tilted Left
1889-S VAM-3 Far Date
1889-S VAM-4 Far Date, S/S Down
1889-S VAM-5 Far Date, High 9
1889-S VAM-5A Far Date, High 9, Die Break 8
1889-S VAM-6 Doubled 9, Very Far Date
1889-S VAM-6A Doubled 9, Very Far Date, Polished Arrow Heads
1889-S VAM-7 S/S Middle
1889-S VAM-8 Doubled 1, Far Slanted Date
1889-S VAM-9 Far Slanted Date
1889-S VAM-10 Doubled Profile, S Set Right
1889-S VAM-11 Very Far Date
1889-S VAM-12 Doubled 9 Inside Loop, Far Date, S/S Middle
1889-S VAM-13 Double Profile, Phrygian Cap and UNUM
1889-S VAM-14 S Tilted Left
List of Past VAM Assignments
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