Characteristics are described with a degree of granularity intended for die identification more so than for die classification. A characteristic may not span the entire die progression. Thus, not all characteristics may be present in any one coin.

1882-P VAM-15A I2R6 AW051919

Obverse: III2-15
  • 1 doubled at the top left bottom cross bar. First 8 doubled at the outside left of both loops and surface doubled at the right side of upper loop. 2 doubled at the right side of the upper ball and top right outside of the upper curve.
  • Die chip in the small bear claw void.
  • Die chip to the left of the large bear claw.
  • Polish line across the left wheat kernal/leaves.
  • Die chips in the top part of the ER and thick vertical gouge in the upper left seriff of the Y in LIBERTY.
  • Threadlike impression at the top of the cap fold.
  • Heavy polish lines in the cotton boll stems. Thread-like feature to the right of the right cotton blossom.
  • Die break at inside of ear and extending to right across rear of ear.
  • Unusual polishing features in the front/rear of Liberty's eye.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Dense polish lines in the lower/upper tail feathers. Long horizontal polish line that spans the upper tail feather area leg-to-leg.
  • Weak polish lines and chips in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Dense diagonal polish lines and pitting on the eagle's left wing.
  • Micro crack from the left wing time through the top of AMER.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-15 ] [ VAM-15A ] [ 1882-P VW List ]
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Topic revision: r5 - 16 Sep 2023, AndyWoj00

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