1921-P VAM-1E Pitted Wreath Bow
Discovered by Jim Hart, March 2000.
This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM
1E IV1 - D1a (Pitted Wreath Bow) (189) I-3 R-5
Reverse D1a- Raised dots around wreath bow, eagle's right leg feathers and tail feathers, LL in DOLLAR and E in ONE and Tru in Trust from a rusted die. Diagonal die scratch thru wreath bow.
1- 1921-P Pitted Reverse Attribution guide a list of other pitted dies from other series
No LVA Plate Photo:
Note: die scratch that runs thru the bow toward the arrow feathers pictured below. This is a good diagnostic to tell VAM-41A from VAM-1E.
On some specimens, there is pitting around trust.
Full Coin Photos
Large Full Coin Photos OF VAM-1E MDS Courtesy of Heritage and attributed by Mhomei