1887-O VAM-3 "7/6" Overdate

Discovered by Bob Reithe, February 1973.

This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM.

3 III2 3 C3a (7/6) (181) I-5 R-4
Obverse III2 3 - 7 repunched over 6 in date. The bottom loop of the 6 shows as a long curved line starting from the lower right bottom of the stem of the 7 and extending upwards almost half the digit height. On the left side of the stem, a short spike curves to the left and then up at a point one third the way up on the stem height.
Reverse C3a - Some specimens show depression in eagle's breast due to weak strike.

COMMENTS:

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The outside curve of the 6 is visible to the lower right of the 7:
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Late Die state crack made famous with Jack Lee's giveaway thread:
http://www.vamworld.com/message/view/home/15967759

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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-3 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage AuctionsATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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Condition Census:

ANACS MS62PL

NGC Population for 1887-O VAM-3 MS
NGC Population for 1887-O VAM-3 MSPL