1901-S VAM-10 Doubled Ear

Discovered by Ash Harrison, September 2004.

10 III23 · C4a (Doubled Ear) (189) I-3 R-5
Obverse III23– Strongly doubled bottom outside of ear and hair above ear. Eyelid doubled below it.

Comments: Distinctive crack through the date can be found on late state specimens.

LVA Plate Photos:
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Additional photos:
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Though not described in the listing, the mint mark is set right and slightly high.
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A couple images from an ANACS AU58 specimen, tied with one other as the finest known. Some of the Morgans of this date show planchet striations and are often more weakly struck. (This uncommon occurrance for the San Francisco Mint is generaly only found on 1888-S and 1901-S.)
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The hair above the ear is strongly doubled as well as the lobe of the ear outside.
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Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-10 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
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From Heritage's auction archives another here here here here



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Condition Census:


ANACS AU58, PCGS VF35,ANACS VG10
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