1921-P VAM-3BD Scribbling Die Scratches on Tail Feathers #5
Discovered June 2007
3BD IV1 - D2a (Scribbling Die Scratches #5) (189) I-2 R-5
Reverse D2a - Fine die scratches in various directions on over polished tail feathers around eagle’s right leg and between eagle's left wing and body.
Die marker - Two vertical polishing lines at top of eagle's right wing opposite S.
LVA Plate Photos
This variety has a dominant "scribble" extending from the right leg and curving up to the top right:
Here are the scratches in the field off of the left of the right leg feathers - this is a good area to help with attribution of scribbling scratches varieties:
The marked "dot" of raised metal may or may not be a good diagnostic (may not be on every specimen - unknown):
Full Coin Photos
Large Full Coin Photo VAM-3BD Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy [Algot.Stephenson] ATTRIBUTED BY