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.

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Threads:

LVA Plate Photo:
The outside curve of the 6 is visible to the lower right of the 7:
87_O_vam3_overdate.jpg

Additional photos:
1887-O-V3-MHI-COMPS.jpg

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 Obverse LDS photo: notice radial die crack from wheat stalk tip to rim between I B of PLURIBUS
1887-6-O_Obverse_PCGS_MS63xxxxxxx.jpg
Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-3 MDS Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage AuctionsATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
1887-O_RonH_VAM-3_OBV_1.jpg
1887-O_RonH_VAM-3_REV_1.jpg



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