Variety 108b

 Obverse 6.2: Die Cracks Star 4 To Liberty's Head , Medium Date, Upward Slope

Reverse F.3: Cracked Reverse, Medium O, [mm Lt,L]


Obverse 6.2                                             Reverse F.3


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



Comments: During this die state for Variety 108b, Obverse 6 maintains its die cracks from Star 4 up through Liberty's head. Residual metal and a minor die crack is visible from the top of Liberty's head to Star 8. Reverse F has degraded further and exhibits a retained cud between the lower left wreath and the end of the left stem.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, VF30

1856-O Varieties 101, 102, 103, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 106a, 107, 108, 108a, 108b

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