Variety 102a

 Obverse 2.2: Medium Date, Slight Upward Slope, Broken 18(80), Doubled (S)TATES

Reverse B.2: Rusted Die


Obverse 2.2                                            Reverse B.2


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



Comments: Business strikes were produced with the Obverse 2 and Reverse B die pairing. See the description for Variety 102. Examples of this variety are frequently encountered when examining business strikes.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS MS64

1880 Varieties 101, 102, 102a, 103

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