1889-P VAM-22 Bar Wing, Far Date

Discovered by Michael Fey, May 1997. Discovered by C. Logan McKechnie September 2002.

This coin is a Top 100 and a WOW! Morgan VAM.

22 III25 C3b (Bar Wing, Far Date) (190) I-3 R-6
Reverse C3b - Later die state with die break on top of eagle's right wing showing as a short parallel bar.

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No LVA Plate Photo:

Additional photos:
Below is an image of a VAM-22 with the 1 indexed three denticles to the right measured from the point of the neck.
Notice the edge of the 1 aligns with the left edge of the denticle. also notice that VAM-22 BARWING is a slightly later die state with the break a tiny bit larger.
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Next 6 Photos courtesy ron1883
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-22 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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Price History:
1889-P VAM-22 NGC MS62 eBay "store item" Buy It Now $179.99 August 2008
1889-P VAM-22 ANACS MS62 eBay $99.99 June-10-2008
1889-P VAM-22 PCGS MS61 eBay $285 Jan-14-2007

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