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-3C3 I2R5 AW030820 HOT 50

Obverse: IV-1.
  • Die crack thru the bottom of the date, RS1-RS6 and UNUM.
  • Die crack from the bust point thru LS1-LS7 to E dot separator. Tangent crack from LS6 to denticles above LS-5.
  • Die crack through PLUR with branch crack over to front of Liberty head band and across the wheat kernals. No field displacement.
  • Weak die crack across the top of BUS.
  • Clashed die with partial double incuse t of Trust from reverse showing in right hair vee of lower hair edge.
  • Fine dense polish lines in LIBERTY, the cotton bolls/leaves and the hair.
Reverse: D2a.
  • Dense fine polish lines in/around the wreath bow.
  • Pitting at the LL of DOLLAR.
  • Dense polish lines in the lower/upper tail feathers. Scribbles to the right of the right leg as viewed.
  • Fine die crack from the top of the eagle's right wing extending almost to the w in we.
  • Fine die crack from the top of the eagle's right wing into the In ending in the field.
  • Numerous heavy polish lines on the eagle's right/left wings.
  • Double clash marks to the left of LW1 from the reverse cap vee.
  • Double hair clash marks under the t of trust into the eagle's left wing.
  • Die crack from the bottom of the u in trust into the eagle's left wing.
  • Die crack across the eagle's left wing below the t of trust.
  • Die crack at top of AMERIC over the top of eagle‚Äôs left wing. No displacement.
  • Die cracks around the periphery of the USOFA legend and the denomination.
  • Pitting at the LL of DOLLAR.
  • Weak die crack from LW5 to the left side of the E of ONE into the denticles. No displacement.
  • Very weak die crack from RW4-RW2.
VAMWorld: [ VAM 3C1 ] [ VAM 3C2 ] [ VAM 3C3 ] [ 1921-P VW List ]
arrowbdown Bottom


Click on a photograph to enlarge. Then click on an area of interest for maximum detail. Click "back" to return.

Full Coin

1921-P VAM-3C3 AW030820 Hot 50
1921P AW030820 Obv LFCP.jpg 1921P AW030820 Rev LFCP.jpg
Comment. Comment.
arrowbup Top arrowbdown Bottom


Click on a photograph to enter gallery format. Click the file name link at bottom left of the gallery display to enlarge photograph. Click on an area of interest for maximum detail. Click "back" to return.

Full Coin

1921P_AW030820_Obv_LFCP 1921P_AW030820_Rev_LFCP
arrowbup Top arrowbdown Bottom

Regional Landscape

aw 030820a.jpg aw 030820b.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820c.jpg aw 030820d.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820e.jpg aw 030820f.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820g.jpg aw 030820h.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820i.jpg aw 030820j.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820k.jpg aw 030820l.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820m.jpg aw 030820n.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820o.jpg aw 030820p.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820q.jpg aw 030820r.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820s.jpg aw 030820t.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820u.jpg aw 030820v.jpg
Comment. Comment.
aw 030820w.jpg aw 030820x.jpg
Comment. Comment.
arrowbup Top
Topic revision: r2 - 04 Apr 2020, AndyWoj00

Crack City Morgan Dollars YR/MM

Non-Morgan Dollars Clashed Dies Project Member Pages

Discoveries Revisions Kills Die Progressions Comparisons Site Data

This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Silver Dye Photography? Send feedback