Facts about the 1885 P Series or 1885 P Die Study Page

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If you are new to VAMming there is one thing to learn about 85 P varieties with the exception of the One and Done list the rest of the series is predicated on the date 1st so start here Date Position Guide.

if you are not new and you want to quickly eliminate varieties based on which reverse was used you can quickly eliminate C3b,C3c,C3d and C3e varieties by starting here and widdle down the last C3a Reverse Guide.

72 Official Listing
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1 Normal Die (LDS coins have fairly significant die cracks) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1A1 Pitted Reverse (Hot 50) Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1A2 Pitted Reverse, Clashed Obverse n & t, Reverse M (Hot 50) Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1B Pitted Reverse (Hot 50) Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1C Pitted Reverse (Hot 50) Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1D Banded Wing Tip (WOW! Morgan VAM) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1E Die Chip ER Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1F Clashed Obverse n, Reverse M Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1G Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1I Die Gouges PLURIBUS Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1J Die Break U Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1K Weak Clashed n
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1L Die Break E Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1N Clashed Obverse t, Clashed Reverse M (Existence Questionable see VAM-26A)
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1O Die Break S-U Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1P Threadlike Die Impression Wing Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1Q Die Break AME *NEW 2017*
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-2 Doubled 5 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-3 High Dash Under 8 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-4 Low Dash Under 8
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-4A Low Dash Under 8, Clashed Obverse n & ust, Reverse M (Super CD: Elite Clashed Morgan Dollars)Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-4B Low Dash Under 8, Die Scratch Star Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-5 Far Date, Doubled 85Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-5A Far Date, Doubled 85, Clashed Obverse nFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-6 Doubled Date, 85 in DenticlesFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-7 Low Dash Under 8, Quadrupled Reverse LegendFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9 Far Date Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9A Far Date, Clashed Obverse n, st, Reverse M (Super CD: Elite Clashed Morgan Dollars) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9B Far Date, Clashed Obverse n & st, Reverse M Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9C Far Date, Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9D Far Date, Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9E Far Date, Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-9G Far Date, Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-10 Doubled 5 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-11 Tripled 5 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-12 Doubled 5
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-13 Doubled 5
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-14 Doubled 5 Top Line, Thread Impression Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-14A Doubles 5 Top Line, Thread Impression, Clashed Obverse n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-15 Doubled 18-5 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-16 Doubled First 8 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-17 Slanted Date Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-18 High Dash Under 8 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-19 Doubled First 8 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-20 Low Dash Set Righ tFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-21 Doubled Arrow Feathers & Reverse Legend Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-22 Thick Dash Under 8, Doubled Arrow Feathers (Hit List 40) Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-23 Doubled 5 Lower Inside, Far DateFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-23A Doubled 5 Lower Inside, Far Date, Clashed Obverse n, ust & e (Super CD: Elite Clashed Morgan Dollars) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-23B Doubled 5 Lower Inside, Far Date, Clashed Obverse n, ust & e, Die Break 6-7 Left StarsFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-24 Alligator Eye Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-24A Alligator Eye, Clashed Obv n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-25 Doubled Ear
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-25A Doubled Ear, Clashed Obv n
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-25B Doubled Ear, Clashed Obv n, Gouged Neck Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-26 Quadrupled Reverse Legend Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-26A Clashed Obverse T, Clashed Reverse M, Quadrupled Reverse Legend Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-27 Tripled Ear Bottom Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-27A Tripled Ear Bottom, Extra Star Point Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-28 Possible 8 in Denticles, Far Date Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-29 High Dash Set Left Under 8, Far Date Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
white_camera&Black_Border04112011.jpg1885-P VAM-29A High Dash Set Left Under 8, Far Date, Die Chip Jaw (Duplicate listing see VAM-29)
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-30 Doubled Inner Wing Feathers Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-31 Doubled 85 Bottom, Far Date (Proofs exist) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-32 885 in Denticles, Thread Impression, Polished Eagle Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-33 Far Date, Faint Dash Below 8, Thread Impression Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-33A Far Date, Faint Dash Below 8, Thread Impression, Clashed n Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-34 Faint Low Dash Below 8 Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-35 Doubled Ear Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-36 Doubled 1, Slanted Date Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-37 Far Date, Dash Under 8Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-37A Far Date, Dash Under 8,Clashed Obverse G, Clashed Reverse MFull-Coin_CAMERA.jpg
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-38 Doubled 5 Top (Proof) Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg

camera.jpg1885-P PROOF
camera.jpg1885-P VNA varieties

Duplicate Listings and Un-Supported Discoveries 2014
camera.jpg1885-P VAM-1N Clashed Obverse t, Clashed Reverse M duplicate listing same as VAM 26A
white_camera&Black_Border04112011.jpg1885-P VAM-29A High Dash Set Left Under 8, Far Date, Die Chip Jaw duplicate listing same as VAM 29

Past Assignments
Kill-The-VAM_JBx2222.jpg1885-P VAM-1A Eliminated Split into 1A1 & 1A2
Kill-The-VAM_JBx2222.jpg1885-P VAM-1H Eliminated Horned one
VAM-Delisted.jpg1885-P VAM-1M Clashed Obverse n Eliminated same as 1G
Kill-The-VAM_JBx2222.jpg1885-P VAM-8 Thick Dash Under 8 (Hit List 40)pcgsvam.jpg Duplicate Listing see VAM-22
Kill-The-VAM_JBx2222.jpg1885-P VAM-9F Far Date, Clashed Obverse n Re-Classified, became VAM 33A 3/2014

NGC Population for 1885-P MS
NGC Population for 1885-P PL
NGC Population for 1885-P DMPL
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Legend:
camera.jpg Photos of diagnostics shown on page.
Full-Coin_CAMERA.jpg Photos of full coin shown on page.
Full-Coin_CAMERA-REPLACE-PIX.jpg Full coin photo, needs to be replaced with better one.
VAM-Delisted.jpg VAM has been eliminated altogether or phased into another number.
white_camera&Black_Border04112011.jpg Used as a spacer to keep the VAM listings in alignment.
pcgsvam.jpg This VAM is recognized by PCGS.
ngcvam.jpg This VAM is recognized by NGC.
Full-Coin_CAMERA-p-n(1)-horz.jpg

NP This VAM has No Plate on page


As ANACS, SEGS, and Variety Slabbing Service (VSS) recognize all VAMs currently in the official listings, no icon is shown for these services.
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