Obverse Die 51

Primary Characteristics

Obverse Die 51 - Slightly doubled 1 at the top right of the vertical shaft, and the left 8 is tripled at the top inside of the upper loop.



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Other Characteristics

Die marker - There is a diagonal polishing lines inside the ear.



VAMs Featuring Die 51

75 - Doubled 1, Tripled 8

Die Crack Characteristics

A discovery VAM of ours in September 2017, VAM 75 is described as "Doubled 1, Tripled 8."  The obverse die is a new one and is distinguished by some polishing lines in the ear.


28362431       Mint State 63 DMPL


Our one example shows no die cracks or breaks, but it is DMPL and we need more examples to call this one conclusively.