1884-O VAM-10 O/O Left, Far Date, Gouge Right Star

Discovered by Walter Breen, February 1966. Revised 2006.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

10(revised) III2 4 • C3g (O/O Left, Far Date, Gouge Right Star) (181) I-2 R-4
Obverse III2 4 - Date set further right than normal.
Reverse C3g– II O mint mark re-punched with original showing as a wavy vertical line within left side of opening. So-called O/CC variety. Early die states show broad polishing gouge below right star.

Comments:
1- There is evidence VAM-10 and VAM-50 are the same die pair. It has been suggested that VAM-50 needs to be delisted at the next opportunity Leroy has to examine the two coins side-by-side. http://www.vamworld.com/message/view/home/13825913

LVA Plate Photos:
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Additional photos:
Far date...
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Double inside ear.
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Pair of die scratches in the right (viewer's left) wing more or less even with the base of the eagle's neck.
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Gouge Right Star
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-10 Images© on loan to VAMworld courtesy TeletTradeLogo14.jpg® ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-10 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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Price History:
1884-O/O VAM 10 NGC MS66 $271.01 eBay 01/09/11

Condition Census:
12/2012
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ANACS
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NGC
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MS

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