1922-P VAM-8 Doubled Tiara

Discovered by Jeff Oxman, February 1998.
This coin is a Top 50 Peace Dollar VAM.

8 II 3 · B2a (Doubled Obverse) I-4 R-5
Obverse II 3– Doubled die in 9 o’clock direction. Rays of light in tiara doubled on left side. Nose, lips and chin slightly doubled. L in LIBERTY doubled towards rim. N GOD WE, T of TRVST and designer’s initials doubled on left side.
Reverse B2a - Normal die.

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

Threads:

LVA Plate Photos:
1922-P_VAM-8_Dbld_Rays.jpg1922-P_VAM-08_Dbld_Motto.jpg

Additional photos:
ja22-V8-WE.jpg ja22-V8-rays.jpg

Full Coin Photos:
2 full coin copyrighted© VAM-8 images below on loan to VAMworld courtesy of ©Heritage Auctions uploaded by oldcollectorcoins and attributed by ©PCGS
occ-1922-p-v8-3-12-14.jpg






Price History:

1922 VAM-8 NGC MS 64 HA $373.75 12/04/2006

1922 VAM-8 NGC MS 62 eBay $122.50 8/11/2013

1922 VAM-8 ANACS MS 61 HA $143.75 6/6/2005
1922 VAM-8 PCGS AU58 HA $138 7/17/2007

Condition Census:


1/2016
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-8
MS
56
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
3
14
0
6
11
17
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-8
MS
27
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
5
0
7
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SEGS
VAM-8
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ICG
VAM-8
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
VSS
VAM-8
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PCI
VAM-8
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-8
MS
21
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
1
1
7
3
5
0
0
0
0
0
0


Total
104
As of early 2010, PCGS had attributed a total of only 33 VAM-8's, the top graded specimens being eight MS-63's and four MS-64's.

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