1924-S VAM-3 "Doubled Lowered Reverse"

Discovered by Jeff Oxman, April 1999. Revised September 24, 2010.

This coin is a Top 50 Peace Dollar VAM.

3 (revised) II 1 B2c (Doubled Lower Reverse) I-3 R-4
Obverse II 1 - Die marker - Short vertical die scratch below "E" in "WE".
Reverse B2c - Doubled bottom edges of top stems and leaves in olives sprig. Doubled bottom of D of DOLLAR, left edge of leg feathers, left edges of first three rays above ONE and left edge of top ray above back of leg feathers. Die Markers - Short horizontal die scratch at junction of bottom of third ray from bottom of rock. S mint mark set slightly high and slighly to left. Dies clash at fairly early state.

Comments:
1- VERY similar to the discovery of the VAM-6 on 09/10'.

LVA Plate Photos:
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_4.JPG1924-S_VAM_3_PM_5.JPG
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_6.JPG1924-S_VAM_3_PM_7.JPG

Additional Photos:
VAM 3 DIE STAGES: due to 09/10' revision
STAGE 1: Without clash on Eagle's shoulder
STAGE 2: Clash on Eagle's shoulder. OBV: Small die crack under "O" (GOD) up thru dot between "N & G" then thru top rt. of "N" in IN. into field

STAGE 2 PICTURES AND VAM 3 IDENTIFIER - SHORT VERTICAL DIE SCRATCH BELOW "E" IN "WE"
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_10.jpg1924-S_VAM_3_PM_11.JPG
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_3.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-3 Stage #1 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy © Peaceman
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_1.jpg
1924-S_VAM_3_PM_2.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-3 Stage #1 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions
1924-S_RonH_VAM-3_Stage#1_OBV_03112013.jpg
1924-S_RonH_VAM-3_Stage#1_REV_03112013.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-3 Stage #2 Images© on loan to VAMworld courtesy TeletTradeLogo14.jpg®
1924-S_RonH_VAM-3_Stage#2_REV_03112013aaTT.jpg
1924-S_RonH_VAM-3_Stage#2_OBV_03112013aaTT.jpg


Price History:
1924-S ANACS MS61 Heritage $460 6/6/2005

Condition Census:

2/2017
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-3
MS
36
0
0
0
0
1
1
4
3
2
7
5
0
3
2
3
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-3
MS
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
2
1
0
1
0
0
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-3
MS
13
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
2
2
0
1
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0


Total
55


POPULATIONS AS OF SEPTEMBER 2010
TPG
VAM

VG
FINE
VF
XF40
XF45
AU50
AU53
AU55
AU58
MS60
MS61
MS62
MS63
MS64
MS65
MS66
MS67

TOTAL
PCGS
3

0
0
0
1
3
2
0
5
3
0
3
1
2
4
0
0


24
NGC
3

0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
1
0
0
0


5
ANACS
3

0
0
0
0
0
2
0
3
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0


7

























VG
FINE
VF
XF40
XF45
AU50
AU53
AU55
AU58
MS60
MS61
MS62
MS63
MS64
MS65
MS66
MS67

TOTAL
Grade
Totals:

0
0
0
2
3
4
0
8
6
0
1
2
3
4
0
0


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