Rmg 1886P 010716
1886-P VAM-6 High 6
Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, July 1967. Revised 2010
6 (revised) III2 6 - C3a (High 6) (188) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 6 - 6 in date punched higher than normal. Date in normal lateral position. Die 1 - Die marker - Fine die crack between neck point and first left star on early and late die states.
Reverse C3a - Die 1 - Die marker - Roughness and lines in neck - wing gap.
1- The date is listed as a high 6, but is actually slanted upward, with each digit successively higher than the one to its left. The lateral position is the left side of normal.
2- The LDS 1886-P VAM-6, as revised in 2010. The die state progression is 6, 6A (single to double clash incuse n), 6B (mutiple clashed incuse n), LDS 6 when incuse letter has worn away.
LVA Plate Photos
- "GEM" quality coin.UPDATE PCGS MS-63 5/5/16 VAM-6 SOLD
- RR tracks show well on rev.
- Reverse crack from "O" in OF down to Bow.
- Does anyone have a 6 with this crack ??
- Collaboration by: rmg/lae2
1886-P VAM-6 Raw Con, (188) I-2 R-3.
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