1878-P VAM-43 Doubled Legs

Discovered by Clarence Brown, April 1966.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

43 II/I 3 B/Am-(Doubled Legs) (180) I-5 R-5
Reverse B/Am - Doubled legs and talons on the left; design remains in leaves of branch, at end of arrow feathers and around wreath bow. Three tail feather ends showing, faint ones between 4 and 5 TF, 5 and 6 TF and 6 and 7 TF. Die chips in IN GOD WE TRUST.

Comments:
1- Legs and talons are doubled to the left. Three tail feather ends show faintly between feathers 4 and 5, 5 and 6, and 6 and 7. Die chips in IN GOD WE TRUST.

Threads:
1- http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/65011934

No LVA Plate Photo:

Additional photos:
Strong doubling on reverse
1878_7-8_TF_VAM-43_Doubled_Legs.jpg

Severe die polishing under the tail
1878_7-8_TF_VAM-43_Reverse_polishing.jpg

Obverse doubling of R-I-B
1878_7-8_TF_VAM-43_RIB.jpg
1878-P_VAM-43_bow_legs_25_feb_2011.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-43 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS_LOGO3.jpg1878_RonH_VAM-43_OBV_05032011.jpg
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Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-43 DMPL Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler
1878_RonH_VAM-43_REV_DMPL_05282014xx.jpg
1878_RonH_VAM-43_OBV_DMPL_05282014xx.jpg






Price History:

1878-P VAM-43 ANACS MS65PL eBay $1800.00 9/8/2016

1878-P VAM-43 PCGS MS65 HA $1292.50 12/8/2013

1878-P VAM-43 PCGS MS64+ HA $2408.75 1/5/2017
1878-P VAM-43 NGC MS64 HA $1410 7/10/2015
1878-P VAM-43 PCGS MS64 eBay $610.01 6/9/2013

1878-P VAM-43 ANACS MS63PL VAMquest $174.38 1/07
1878-P VAM-43 NGC MS63PL HA $352.50 4/23/2013

1878-P VAM-43 NGC MS63 HA $528.75 11/10/2014

1878-P VAM-43 ANACS MS62PL eBay $174.50 2/2/2016

1878-P VAM-43 PCGS MS62 HA $329 5/29/2016

Condition Census:

1/2017
TPG
Variety
Designation
Total
1-3
4-6
8-10
12-15
20-35
40
45
50
53
55
58
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
PCGS
VAM-43
MS
32
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
6
16
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-43
MS PL
39
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
10
19
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-43
MS DM
19
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
3
12
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-43
MS
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-43
MS DM
48
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
14
26
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-43
MS PL
47
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
3
8
27
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
ICG
VAM-43
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-43
MS
17
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
3
6
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-43
MS PL
28
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
8
17
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-43
MS DM
5
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0


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