1888-S VAM-6A S/S Upper Bar, Pitted Reverse

Formerly VAM-1B.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

6A III2 1 · C3d (S/S Upper Bar, Pitted Reverse) (187) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 1- Die 1 - Tiny pimple die chips inside nostril.
Reverse C3d– Raised dots between E of ONE and D of DOLLAR from rim through wreath from rusted die. Patch of raised dots also on right side of left star. Rotated reverse of 10 degrees CW.

Comments: 1- VAM-6A coins are rotated 10 degrees with the reverse rotated counter-clockwise relative to the obverse.

Threads:

LVA Plate Photo:
1888-S-6A-plate1.jpg

Additional photos:
1888s_vam1b_b.jpg
Also note pitting near the reverse left star.
1888s_vam1b_a.jpg
Inside the mint mark, there is a small bar visible.
1888s_vam1b_c.jpg

Large Full coin Photo and ATTRIBUTION BY Mhomei
1888-S-V6A-MHI-OBV.jpg
1888-S-V6A-MHI-REV.jpg


Price History:
1888-S VAM-1B PCGS MS62 $400.00 04/10/11

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NGC
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