1878-S VAM-73 Doubled Eyelid with Spike, Lines in Tail Feathers

Discovered by Calvin Cherry, July 2002.

This coin is a Top 30 1878-S Variety.

73 II 30 · B2a (Doubled Eyelid with Spike, Lines in Tail Feathers) (185) I-2 R-5
Obverse II 30– Eyelid doubled below front with short spike from front of eye below doubling.
Reverse B2a– Diagonal die polishing lines in eagle’s tail feathers of VAM 1D.

Comments:
1- Obverse is shared with 1878-S VAM-107 and 1878-S VAM-114
2- Reverse shared with VAM 1D. With Reverse first used on VAM 73
Threads:

No LVA Plate Photo:

Additional photos:
It is the little, very sharp, spike that divides this VAM from the VAM 1D.
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The reverse is the same as the VAM 1D.
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-73 Images© on loan to VAMworld courtesy TeletTradeLogo14.jpg® ATTRIBUTED BY Tim Barry TBConcrete
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1878-S_RonH_thru_TBConcrete_VAM-73_REV_10202012.jpg




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Condition Census: ANACS AU50, ANACS AU53

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NGC
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