Type I Reverse - Variety 106

 Obverse 6: Medium Date, Slight Upward Slope

Reverse E.2: Doubled ON(E) (DIME), Die Cracks and Die Lines, Clashed Die


Obverse 6                                              Reverse E.2


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



Comments: Reverse E is paired with a second obverse die. Obverse 6 exhibits a medium date that has a slight upward slope. Otherwise, there are no other die markers.

Reverse E is in a later die state with a large die crack in the lower right wreath. The die crack in found along the outer edge of the oak leaves and moves upward into the corn ear. On the plate coin, one can also see several die lines in the same area on the oak leaves. Reverse E is also clashed during this die state.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS MS65

1877 Type I Reverse Varieties 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107

1877 Type II Reverse Varieties 101, 101a, 102, 103, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115

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