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1879-S VAM-50

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This is a [[Reverse of 78-79|Reverse of '78]] (PAF) [[1879-S VAM-50|coin]] and a [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100]]* VAM variety.<br />
'''50''' (revised) '''III2 25 · B2i (PAF, Doubled 7 Top, Engraved Wing Feather, Acid Treated Leaves) (184) I-4 R-6'''<br />
'''Obverse III2 25 –''' Closed 9. 7 doubled at top as two arcs on field and on upper left of stem. Doubled URI in PLURIBUS on right side. ''Die'' ''markers''- 7 doubled at top and R at left inside of upper loop.,diagonal polishing lines insite T (liberty)<br />
'''Reverse B2i –''' Later die state than [[1879-S VAM-43|VAM-43]]. Acid treated leaves to strengthen them in left wreath opposite ON, U, NI with rough surfaces and raised dots. Die later lightly polished weaking acid treated leaves at ON & UN. Acid treated leaves on all die states that varies with die polishing and wear. ''Die'' ''marker''- Diagonal polishing line in middle of eagle’s left wing. Intermediate die state.<br />
 
'''Comments:'''<br />
# '''1.''' This reverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-43|VAM-43]], [[1879-S VAM-50|VAM-50]], [[1879-S VAM-51|VAM-51]], [[1879-S VAM-52|VAM-52]], and [[1879-S VAM-67|VAM-67]].<br /># '''2.''' [[1879-S VAM-4|VAM-4]], [[1879-S VAM-23|VAM-23]], [[1879-S VAM-25|VAM-25]], [[1879-S VAM-43|VAM-43]], [[1879-S VAM-50|VAM-50]], [[1879-S VAM-51|VAM-51]], [[1879-S VAM-52|VAM-52]], and [[1879-S VAM-56|VAM-56]] all have an unbroken R in TRUST.<br /># '''3.''' The 7 in the date is doubled at the top, both left and right, and the stem is doubled on the inside, lower shaft.<br /># '''4.''' The 9 is a so-called closed type.<br /># '''5.''' ''Die'' ''marker''- Diagonal polishing line in middle of eagle’s left wing. Intermediate die state.<br />'''6.''' Same Obverse die as [[1879-S VAM-78|VAM-78]] but later die state.<br /> 
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== LVA Plate Photos =: === Additional Photos =: =
Date showing location od doubling on 7 and so called open 9<br />
[[image:1879_S_VAM_50_Photo_1.jpg]]<br />
[[image:79s_v50_bearclaw_small.jpg]]<br />
[[image:occ-1879-s-v50-10-15-14occ.jpg]]<br />
== Full Coin Photos ==
Large Full coin Photo of VAM-50 Courtesy of Teletrade AOH<br />
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