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.

1921-P VAM-3C1 EDS I3R4 AW092720 HOT 50

Obverse: IV-1
  • Fine polish lines in the ERTY of LIBERTY, around cotton bolls/leaves and lower hair.
  • Slightly doubled and tripled some left stars, front of LIBERTY band and hair and E PL-RIB towards rim.
  • Weak die crack across bottom of date.
  • Weak die cracks from left side of bust point thru LS1-LS7, E, and dot separater.
  • Weak die cracks at top of US and UNUM with tangent cracks to the denticles.
  • Weak die cracks thru RS1-RS6.
Reverse: D2a.
  • 16 berry, D2 reverse.
  • Fine die scratches in/around the wreath bow and lower tail feathers.
  • Fine scribble die scratches in various directions on over polished upper tail feathers, around eagle’s right leg and between eagle’s left wing and body.
  • Die marker - Small x shaped die scratch between seventh and eighth outer wing feathers from bottom of eagle's right wing.
  • Polish lines on inner left wing feathers.
  • Weak die cracks through the bottom of ONE to left star and across the top of UNITED.
  • Weak die cracks from the right wing tip across the top of STAT, through the bottom of ES OF into the left wing tip with tangent cracks to the denticles. Doubled serif at the bottom of the F.
  • Weak die crack across the top of AMERICA.
  • Slight doubling on ERICA and LAR.
  • Rust pitting at the LL of DOLLAR. No noticeable rust pitting at the UN of UNITED.
Comments: Later die state has pitted die from rust spots around LL in DOLLAR and UN in UNITED. (Formerly VAM-3G.)
VAMWorld: [ VAM-3C1 ] [ VAM-3C2 ] [ VAM-3C3 ] [ 1921-P VW List ]
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