1878-S VAM-75 Doubled E L-BUS, UNUM, Engraved Wing Feather

Discovered by Calvin Cherry, July 2002.

75(revised) II 31 · B2al (Doubled E L-BUS, UNUM, Engraved Wing Feather) (181) I-2 R-4
Obverse II 31– E L-BUS & UNUM letters slightly doubled at bottom inside towards rim. Left stars very slight sextupled towards rim. Chin slightly doubled. Fourth right star broken.
Die markers: Comma die chip at top inside of ear and large die chip at top of Phrygian cap.
Reverse B2al– Earlier die state than VAM-55 . Initial die state not over polished. After dies clashed, center of both wings slightly over polished.

Comments:
1- VAM 75 and VAM-75A are the same die pair
2- R in Trust is not broken.

Threads:
http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/22166037

LVA Plate Photos:
1878%20S%20VAM%2075%20Die%20Chip%20Ear.jpg1878-S_VAM-75_PLATE_X_13_OCT_2010.jpg

Additional photos:
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DIE CHIP EAR
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DIE CHIP ON CAP
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Mint Mark
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ja78S-75-ear.jpg
ja78S-75-cap.jpg
ja78S-75-wing.jpg


2 Sets of Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-75 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS_LOGO3.jpg
1878-S_RonH_VAM-75A_OBV_01132012.jpg
1878-S_RonH_VAM-75A_REV_01132012.jpg
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Price History:



Condition Census:

2/2014

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-75
MS
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-75
MS
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
3
3
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SEGS
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ICG
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
VSS
VAM-
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PCI
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-75
MS
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0


Total
20
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