1878-S VAM-9 Doubled LIBERTY Left, Broken B, Engraved Wing Feather

Discovered by Bill Fivaz, July 1972.

9(revised) II 7 · B2l (Doubled LIBERTY Left, Broken B, Engraved Wing Feather) (184) I-2 R-4
Obverse II 7– LIBERTY slightly doubled to left and also right on IB-R-Y. Die flakes at top of E-P with B slightly doubled at top right inside of lower loop and bottom crossbar broken. Point on fourth right star broken. Die marker: Polishing lines on bottom of Phrygian cap.
Reverse B2l– Feather engraved between eagle’s right wing and leg. R in Trust broken. Tiny die chip on second outer bottom feather of eagle’s right wing.

Comments:
1- see 9, 21, 53, 79 Phrygian Cap Break here
2- Obverse shared with VAMs 9, 53, and 79

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LVA Plate Photos:
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Additional photos:
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-9 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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