1890-CC VAM-4 Far Date, Tailbar Die gouge
Discovered by Melvin Carmichael, August 1951.
This coin is a Top 100 and a WOW! Morgan VAM.
4 III2 3 C3d (Far Date, Tailbar Die gouge) (178) I-5 R-5
Obverse III2 3 - Date set further right than normal. Diagonal die gouge in back of eye.
Reverse C3d- Die Gouge from junction of eagle's tail feathers down to wreath.Centered V CC mint mark tilted to right with vertical spikes of metal at top of both C's just to the left of serif.
1. This coin has a huge die gouge that emerges from the Eagle's tailfeathers and runs into the wreath.
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