1878-S VAM-106 High S Tilted Slightly Left

Discovered by Jeff Seawell, August 2006.

106 II 1 · B2bg (High S Tilted Slightly Left) (185) I-2 R-5
Obverse II 1– Same die as VAM-1D, but earlier die state.
Reverse B2bg– Small III S mint mark set high with slight tilt to left. R in Trust not broken. Over polished die with shallow TED STAT and top left denticles. Heavy polishing lines in fields. Die marker– Diagonal die scratch in tail feathers below arrow shafts.

Comments:
1- Reverse is shared with the VAM-77

Threads:

LVA Plate Photo:
1878-S_VAM-106_PLATE_1_9_OCT_2010.jpg

Additional photos:
Photos by: Tim Barry
r is not broken
tbi_78s_v106 (3).JPG

line in Lower Tail Feathers same as VAM-77
tbi_78s_v106tf.JPG
tbi_78s_v106_rib.JPG

Broken 4th Star
tbi_78s_v106_star.JPG

Large Full Coin Photos Courtesy: TBConcrete.
tbi_78s_v106obvfcobv-crop.JPG
tbi_78s_v106rev.JPGcr-crop.JPG



Condition Census:

PCGS 10 Detailed: WW1 Trench Art
ANACS 15 Attributed on holder
TPG
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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-
MS
1
0
0
1D
0
0
0









0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-
MS
5
0
0
0
3
1
1D









0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0









0
0
0
0
0
0
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