1891-O VAM-14A Doubled Bow, Clashed Obverse n, God We, Reverse M

Discovered by Mark Kimpton, January 2004. Revised October 2011.

This coin is a Kimpton 12 and a WOW! Morgan VAM.

14A III2 1 · C3j (Doubled Bow, Clashed Obverse n, God We, Reverse M) (181) I-4 R-6
Obverse III2 1– Clashed die set lower than normal with faint incuse partial n of IN from reverse next to Liberty head neck and partial incuse God We just below hairline above 189. Shift of clashed letters downward due to rotated reverse clockwise.
Reverse C3j– Normal O, Doubled Bow, Clashed die with raised designer's initial M from obverse showing below d of God.
Reverse die was rotated clockwise when clashing occurred.

Comments:
1- Has a slanted Date
2- Overlay available of 1st clash episode. see bottom of page

Threads:

LVA Plate Photos:
1891-O_VAM-14A_Clashed_M.jpg1891-O_VAM-14A_Clashed_od_We.jpg

Additional photos:
Overlay:
NM_1891-O_VAM-14A_Overlay.gif

Clashed 'M' under 'God'.
NESVT20081228_1891O_14A_1.JPG
NESVT20120127_1891O_14A_01.JPG
Looks like part of 'G' from 'God' behind Liberty's neck. Similar shape to the top of '1'.
NESVT20081228_1891O_14A_2.JPG

Position of neck clash.
NESVT20081228_1891O_14A_3.JPG

There is a small pick-up point on the coin that might be missed: it is another clash at the joint of the neck and the jaw.
CLM, February 2014
1891-O VAM 14 Photo 2.jpg

Double cap.
NESVT20081228_1891O_14A_4.JPG

Die gouge in eagle's wing.
NESVT20081228_1891O_14A_5.JPG

A good shot of the N clash:
rojopick419139.jpg
1891-O-14A-jbc-date.jpg
1891-O-14A-jbc-O.jpg
1891-O-14A-jbc-obv1.jpg
1891-O-14A-jbc-rev1.jpg
1891-O-14A-jbc-rev2.jpg

Large Full Coin Photo and Attribution by nesvt
NESVT20121004_1891O_14A_01.JPG
NESVT20121004_1891O_14A_02.JPG

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-14A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg1891-O_RonH_VAM-14A_OBV_08142013.jpg
1891-O_RonH_VAM-14A_REV_08142013.jpg
1891-O_RonH_VAM-14A_REV_08142013-overlay.jpg


Price History:

Condition Census:
5/2016
TPG
Variety
Designation
Total
1-3
4-6
8-10
12-15
20-35
40
45
50
53
55
58
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
PCGS
VAM-
MS
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-14A
MS
17
0
0
0
0
1
3
3
4
1
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SEGS
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ICG
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
VSS
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PCI
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0


Total
21

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