1878-S VAM-84 Engraved Wing Feather, S Tilted Right, Doubled Lower Hair & 878

Discovered by Jym Braun, October 1999.
Revised 2012.

84(revised) II 32 · B2af (Engraved Wing Feather, S Tilted Right, Doubled Lower Hair & 878) (184) I-4 R-4
Obverse II 32– Polished down with slightly concave obverse.
Reverse B2af– Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust partially broken with triangle on arm. III S mint mark set slightly high with slight tilt to right. Diagonal die scratch right of wreath bow. Acid treated areas at eagle's left and right wing-body junction, middle of eagle's right wing, upper and lower tail feathers and upper arrow feather. (Also VAMs 48 & 91.)

Comments:
1- Reverse die used for VAM-48, 84 ,VAM-91, and VAM-91A

Threads:
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LVA Plate Photos:
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Additional photos:
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Repaired r in trust
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Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-84 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-84 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler
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