1840

No Drapery

Variety 106

 Obverse 6: Medium Date, Slight Downward Slope

Reverse F: Weak (ON)E

        

Obverse 6                                                 Reverse F

 

Obverse Diagnostic Point(s)                   Reverse Diagnostic Point(s)

        

Comments: For Obverse 6, date position is the only diagnostic for die identification. The digits in the date punch are strongly punched and were placed in the obverse die with a slight downward slope. Reverse F shows considerable weakness within the denomination letters (ON)E.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS MS63

1840 No Drapery Varieties 101, 102, 102a, 103, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 107, 108

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