Type II Reverse - Variety 101
Obverse 1: Proof Die, Medium Level Date, Broken S
Reverse A: Proof Die, Doubled DI(ME) and Lower Right Wreath
Obverse 1 Reverse A
Obverse Diagnostic Point(s) Reverse Diagnostic Point(s)
Comments: The reverse die employed for 1877 proof strikes exhibits strong die doubling. The center die region including DI(ME) and extending to the the outer edge of the oak leaves in the lower right wreath shows the strongest die doubling.
Reverse A will be paired with a second 1877 obverse die that is label as Obverse 8. This strikes from this die pairing come proof like.
Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS PF64
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