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by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Attended local coin show
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: Attended local coin show

i hit one sunday and found a bu 1939 ddr1 fs-801 5c, 1945d fs-101/rpm4 5c, 1860 pointed bust indian cent xf, and some other stuff.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Die Adjustment Strike ?
Replies: 15
Views: 374

Re: Die Adjustment Strike ?

i;ve seen several of these.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: One Cool Mint Error
Replies: 20
Views: 647

Re: One Cool Mint Error

absolutely PMD, unless it was struck thru something that had already struck the die in the same precise location that had the details underlying the strike thru in it. a strike through is an object, or matter lying on the die, or the planchet when the die strikes it. a piece of metal, or wood, or cl...
by vamsterdam
Thu Mar 18, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Verification please
Replies: 12
Views: 451

Re: Verification please

is offerup ohio on ebay, or where?
by vamsterdam
Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Verification please
Replies: 12
Views: 451

Re: Verification please

not to beat a dead horse but the color was an instant giveaway. and then the date, and then the strike.
by vamsterdam
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Phantom E and Possible E clashers
Replies: 17
Views: 703

Re: Phantom E and Possible E clashers

i found several 1902o v45 with what some were calling an e clash but could not be since the coins were unclashed.
by vamsterdam
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1891 o VAM 12
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: 1891 o VAM 12

pretty cool.
by vamsterdam
Thu Mar 11, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VAMnesia setting in
Replies: 17
Views: 617

Re: VAMnesia setting in

i keep running to peace dollar die breaks only to get them home and realize they were my discoveries. some time it upsets my stomach so i take some milk of vamnesia.
by vamsterdam
Thu Mar 11, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Phantom E and Possible E clashers
Replies: 17
Views: 703

Re: Phantom E and Possible E clashers

i saw an 1884o while i was at ICG with a faint e. it was on a well known clash with ovaloid. have never seen another with any trace of an e, not even in DMPL. also saw mark kimpton's phantom e 1888. i could see it but leroy could not. and i just sold a 1889cc "vam4a" pcgs50. neither JR nor myself co...
by vamsterdam
Thu Mar 11, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: O/T... Holy Hell!
Replies: 11
Views: 598

Re: O/T... Holy Hell!

of course, they were owned by a well heeled collector...
by vamsterdam
Thu Mar 11, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1924-P VAM 2A TOP 50
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: 1924-P VAM 2A TOP 50

wow, i never knew it existed.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 09, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1880 s regrade
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: 1880 s regrade

i would look for hidden hairlines. or a hidden rub.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 09, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Chattanooga show
Replies: 7
Views: 558

Re: Chattanooga show

what is it? would have been nice to have seen you. i was set up on thursday and friday.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: WTB: 1878 VAMs 225, 226, 228.4, 230.1 - 188 in MS
Replies: 41
Views: 5414

Re: WTB: 1878 VAMs 225, 226, 228.4, 230.1 - 188 in MS

Any interest in 1878 vam 225a pcgs64+pl?
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 78S VAM 112 Struck Through ?
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: 78S VAM 112 Struck Through ?

yes, nice strike thru. and it looks like a typical morgan wood strike thru.
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Morgan 1921-S With Dot over Trust
Replies: 7
Views: 919

Re: Morgan 1921-S With Dot over Trust

has anyone started a link for dots?
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: O/T or NOT, I NEED SOME ECON 101
Replies: 17
Views: 733

Re: O/T or NOT, I NEED SOME ECON 101

sorry about my response. i thought this was about to be another ugly negative post. someone has been posting some rather harsh and negative stuff recently and i thought this was more of the same. i see the way it started out and everything was in all caps(like someone is shouting), and i was defensi...
by vamsterdam
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1879 O Doubled Die Obverse and Reverse
Replies: 27
Views: 2907

Re: 1879 O Doubled Die Obverse and Reverse

@Only One glaD TO See you got some resolution on your 1879o. hopefully you are still looking at silver dollars and vams.
by vamsterdam
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888 Struck Thru? Updated
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: 1888 Struck Thru?

i had an 1884o v25 with a very long strike thru that was partially rretained, and mostly detatched and it had this appearance where it was still retained.