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-1E1 I2R5 AW123022

Obverse: III2-1
  • Date is in the Normal position.
  • Die crack across top of 882.
  • Die crack from the left side of the 1 into the bust point and into the right side of LS1.
  • Large die gouge and crack above the second 8 and left hair vee.
  • Die breaks at RS5-RS6 and into the field/lower hair. Break to the denticles at RS6.
  • Polish lines in the TY of LIBERTY.
  • Long polish line at the bottom of the cotton bolls.
  • Thick polish marks at the hair curl in front of the D-void.
  • Long polish line in front of Liberty's eye.
  • Die crack between the U-M of UNUM.
  • Collar clash at the top of coin from LURIBUS, about 10-2 o'clock.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Fine polish lines in/around the wreath bow and in the eagle's upper/lower tail feathers, left leg void.
  • Large die gouges at the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Die break at the right star.
  • Polish lines in the eagle's left/right wings.
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