1878-P VAM-14.15 Doubled Motto, Lines in Hair
1. VAM-14.15 is one of the terribly rare 8 tailfeather varieties. The 1878 VAM-14.15 is an 8 tailfeather coin with the A1L reverse. Extremely difficult to find, the obverse is shared with the VAM-9 and VAM-14. To date there is only 1 known uncirculated VAM-14.15 !
2. COLLECTOR INTEREST:HIGH
LVA Plate Photos:
A major die break can be found on the late die states:
The A1L reverse has a line in the N of ONE
The A1L reverse has a die gouge coming out of the leaf
Notice the engraved feathers next to the legs:
There is also a large die polish line running down the inside of the wing.