1922-P VAM-2F "Hair Pin"

Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, February 1983.
This coin is a Top 50 Peace Dollar VAM.

2F II1 - B2a (Die Gouge in Rays) I-3 R-4
Obverse II1 - Horizontal die gouge in rays below E of LIBERTY. Later die states show shallow vertical die gouge below R of TRUST.
Reverse B2a - Normal die.

Comments: Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.

LVA Plate Photo:
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Additional photos:
VAM-2F is the result of a die gouge crossing Liberty's tiara below the letter "E" in "LIBERTY".
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It is found with a characteristic die crack that begins below the "W" in "WE", goes across Liberty's
neck, and ends above the "T" in "TRVST".
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Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-2F Images© on loan to VAMworld courtesy SB_18_logo.png®
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2 full coin copyrighted© VAM-1A images below on loan to VAMworld courtesy of ©Heritage Auctions uploaded by oldcollectorcoins and attributed by ©PCGS
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Price History:

1922-P VAM-2F PCGS MS64 Heritage $114 10/18/2016
1922-P VAM-2F PCGS MS64 Heritage $84 5/29/2016

1922-P VAM-2F PCGS MS63 Heritage $84 5/10/2016

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
ANACS
VAM-2F TOP 50
MS
121
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
4
5
10
10
34
47
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-2F TOP 50
MS
100
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
5
0
15
25
37
13
2
0
0
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-2F TOP 50
MS
143
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
5
11
1
6
40
55
22
2
0
0
0
0
0
VSS
VAM-2F TOP 50
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0


Total
365

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