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by fogie
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW 1888-O VAM43
Replies: 4
Views: 1188

NEW 1888-O VAM43

New discovery from LVA - 1888-0 VAM43 (O set right tilted left).
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by fogie
Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1884-O VAMs 5B & C
Replies: 0
Views: 346

1884-O VAMs 5B & C

1884-O VAMs 5B & C have officially been delisted as of 11-22-2018. They are the same as VAMs 37A1 &37A2 of course....
by fogie
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921-P Dropped R
Replies: 28
Views: 4074

1921-P Dropped R

Here is a coin I have had for quite a long time but decided to share.... RBF1921 Dropped R-1.jpg RBF1921 Dropped R-2.jpg At one time this die suffered a "filled die - R (TRUST) the "plug" that filled the R popped out and landed on this coins planchet only to become a "strike thru letter" error. This...
by fogie
Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Strange 1879 S over S
Replies: 6
Views: 1316

Re: Strange 1879 S over S

Interesting but not unique. Not sure what to call it -I would avoid the term doubling. Maybe metal memory / die fatigue phenominon?7
by fogie
Sat Nov 24, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Planchet problem or break; what do you think?
Replies: 13
Views: 2106

Re: Planchet problem or break; what do you think?

Neat find - I am going with lamination.
by fogie
Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1885-P
Replies: 5
Views: 981

Re: 1885-P

Somehow I knew when I ask 4 help I would get it pretty quickly. I did - VAM9.0 (the "classic VAM9). Feeling sorta thick at the moment! THANKS
by fogie
Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1885-P
Replies: 5
Views: 981

1885-P

Anyone know this VAM?
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unique gouge in R
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Far Date
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Possible RPD (2nd 8 Bottom of bottom loop inside)
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by fogie
Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: T U R K E Y DAY
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Re: T U R K E Y DAY

Happy Thanksgiving!!! and Thanks to everyone who plays the VAM game!!!!
by fogie
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Back From LVA! w/ Counterfeit 27S
Replies: 21
Views: 4013

Re: Back From LVA! w/ Counterfeit 27S

Outstanding! Revisions and new discovery are always cool but a kill is really tough.
by fogie
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Grade Opinions
Replies: 28
Views: 4494

Re: Grade Opinions

Send it to me and you do not need to worry about it.......64 ish.....
by fogie
Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921 D VAM 1N3 Unicorn Revision Plate & Script
Replies: 3
Views: 1571

Re: 1921 D VAM 1N3 Unicorn Revision Plate & Script

LVA has never dipped a coin of mine. He has sent (several) back as "too dark" for him to want to play with.
by fogie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1878-? Obverse Only... Break the Buckle?...
Replies: 5
Views: 1161

Re: 1878-? Obverse Only... Break the Buckle?...

Smells sorta like an S mintmark....you have some polishing lines in the hair that may prove helpful.
by fogie
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Just for fun...what would you?
Replies: 17
Views: 2672

Re: Just for fun...what would you?

Good call on the 1898.....
by fogie
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VAM Thing FUN 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 3612

Re: VAM Thing FUN 2019

Sounds like FUN! See ya there....
by fogie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Just for fun...what would you?
Replies: 17
Views: 2672

Re: Just for fun...what would you?

1878 VAM14.17
1878 VAM14.20
1878 VAM14.11A


1880-O VAM78
1884 VAM8J
1889 VAM23A
by fogie
Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT: I really want one of this!
Replies: 5
Views: 1223

Re: OT: I really want one of this!

Way cool!9
by fogie
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Check this out!
Replies: 15
Views: 3590

Re: Check this out!

Many years ago I got a 93-P VAM4 with an added S just like you have there! I was able to get mine for bullion so was delighted to add it to my "pile of stuff". I still have it and think it is pretty cool.
by fogie
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 79s v15? Confirmation help por favor
Replies: 7
Views: 1625

Re: 79s v15? Confirmation help por favor

RPM VAM15
by fogie
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: POTTLAND OREGON PNNA SHOW
Replies: 4
Views: 1110

Re: POTTLAND OREGON PNNA SHOW

Hope the show is good to ya - I have not done that one for a while but it has been good to me in the past!
by fogie
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: I'm moving :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1710

Re: I'm moving :(

Looks nice! Have fun with the move.