1922-P VAM-2C1 Extra Hair Die Break

Discovered by Elmer Michaels, May 1977.

This coin is a Top 50 Peace Dollar VAM.

2C1 II1 - B2a (Extra Hair) I-3 R-6
Obverse II 1 - Curved die break at back of hair.
Reverse B2a - Normal die.

Comments:
1- Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.
2- Very late die state with second break above curved break is 1922-P VAM-2C2.

Threads:

No LVA Plate Photo:

Additional photos:
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Later die state 2C1
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Die break visible in the back of liberty's hair. Shaped like a backward "C", these breaks are fairly large and raised well above the hair.
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-2C1 Images© on loan to VAMworld courtesy SB_18_logo.png®
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1922_RonH_VAM-2C1_REV_BM_04152011.jpg

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Price History:
Heritage Auction Archive 2013
Heritage Auction Archive 2013
1922-P VAM-2C NGC MS62 $175 eBay Feb-13-2012
1922-P VAM-2C PCGS AU58 $127.51 eBay Feb-04-2007
1922-P VAM-2C PCGS AU55 $115 eBay Dec-31-2011

Condition Census: 8/2013
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-2C
MS
241
0
0
0
0
3
14
14
20
40
49
0
9
38
45
6
2
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-2C
MS
136
0
0
0
0
2
13
13
9
13
19
10
16
21
14
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-2C2
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SEGS
VAM-2C2
MS
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-2C EDS
MS
55
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
5
10
9
0
5
11
6
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-2C1 MDS
MS
105
0
0
0
0
8
9
5
1
7
16
0
10
18
14
16
1
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-2C2 LDS
MS
17
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
5
2
3
0
3
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0


Total
557

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