1888-P VAM-18 Doubled Eyelid, 8 in Denticles, Far Date

Discovered by Martin Field, March 1983.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

18(revised) III214 · C3a (Doubled Eyelid, 8 in Denticles, Far Date) (190) I-3 R-3
Obverse III214– Eyelid strongly doubled at bottom. Hair above ear, right inside and bottom outside of ear and bottom edge of lower cotton leaf are slightly doubled. Top of 8 shows in denticles as raised curved bar in field space between denticles below second 8 and small raised tip in right adjacent denticle space. Date set further right than normal.

Comments: This popular variety features a strongly doubled eyelid and the top of a misplaced 8 in and above the denticles below the date. It is often found in mint state.

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LVA Plate Photos:
1888-P_VAM_18_Dbld_Eyelid.jpg1888-P_VAM_18_Dbld_Eyelid1.jpg
1888-P_VAM_18_8_in_Denticles.jpg

Additional photos:
Doubled eyelid:
1888p_vam18_b_eyelid_closeup.jpg
Misplaced 8 in denticles:
1888p_vam18_h_MPD_closeup.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-18 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY ANACS ANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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