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.

1885-P VAM-4A I3R5 AW101417 Super CD (Clash Die)

Obverse: III2 4.
  • Date set in the Normal position. Dash below second 8.
  • Strongly clashed die with partial incuse n of In from reverse next to Liberty neck.
  • Wing clash under Liberty's chin and on her neck.
  • There is a clash of a partial ust of trust from reverse showing in right hair vee of lower hair edge.
  • Wreath clash showing in the cap vee as well as at Liberty's chin, mouth and nose.
  • Large die scratch by LS7.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Clashed die with faint raised designer’s initial M from obverse showing above d in God.
  • Clash of hair vee at the top of the right wreath next to cluster #1.
  • Clash of Liberty's chin, lips and nose along the inside of the left wreath.
  • Possible clash of Liberty's eye above the olive branch.
  • Clash of cotton blossoms next to the eagles left leg.
  • Liberty's neck clash at the top of the right wing extending into the n in In.
  • Clash of the bottom part of Liberty's hair at the end of trust.
Comments: Progression of this series goes 4-4B-4A.
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Date and Bow

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Topic revision: r5 - 08 Aug 2019, AndyWoj00

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