1898-S VAM Stats
1. Mintage: 4,102,000
2. Die Pairs: 58 (Source: Annual Reports of the Director of the Mint)
3. Die Study completed: Yes.
Attribution Guides for The 1898-S Morgan Dollar
Official VAM Listing
1898-S VAM-1 Closed 9
1898-S VAM-1A Closed 9, Die Breaks Right Wreath
1898-S VAM-1B Die Break Cap Top
1898-S VAM-2 Open 9
1898-S VAM-3 S/S Center, Doubled 1
1898-S VAM-4 S/S Right
1898-S VAM-5 Doubled 1
1898-S VAM-6 Near Doubled Date, S/S Down
1898-S VAM-7 S/S Upright
1898-S VAM-7A S/S Upright, Die Breaks in Lower Hair
1898-S VAM-8 Near Date, S Tilted Right
1898-S VAM-8A Near Date, S Tilted Right
1898-S VAM-9 Duplicate listing of VAM 8A
1898-S VAM-10 Near Slanted Date, S Tilted Far Right
1898-S VAM-11 Near Slanted Date
1898-S VAM-12 Near Date, Doubled Second 8, S/S High
1898-S VAM-13 S Tilted Right
1898-S VAM-14 Doubled 1, Die Scratch
1898-S VAM-15 Open 9, S Tilted Right
1898-S VAM-15A Open 9, S Tilted Right, Clashed Obverse st
1898-S VAM-16 Near date, High S
1898-S VAM-17 Near Date, Doubled ear, S/S Tilted Right
1898-S VAM-17A Near Date, Doubled ear, S/S Tilted Right, Break in Lower Hair
1898-S VAM-18 High S Tilted Right
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