1888-P VAM-7A Near Slanted Date, Doubled Wreath, Die Gouge State 2

Discovered by Brent Fogelberg, Feb. 2003.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

7A(revised) III2 5 · C3d (Near Slanted Date, Doubled Wreath, Die Gouge State 2) (190) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 5– Date set further left than normal and slanted with 1 closer to rim than last 8.
Reverse C3d– Die gouge lines added above lower, middle and top arrow heads.

Comments:
1- The different stages of the VAM-7 die life have now been categorized as VAMs 7, 7A, 7B, 7C, and 7D.

LVA Plate Photos:
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Additional photos:
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Die pitting/erosion around legend noted in 7C is already progressing.
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-7A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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