Variety 102

 Obverse 2: Repunched 1, Medium Date, Downward Slope, Open 9

Reverse A.2: Late Die State, Medium S, [mm C,C]


Obverse 2                                             Reverse A.2


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



Comments: There is a minor amount of repunching visible above the flag of the 1 digit on Obverse 2. There is a spur on the right foot of AME(R)ICA.

Reverse A, when paired with Obverse 2, has progressed to a late die state. Details in the denticles and wreath are very weak with significant amounts of die erosion in the field areas.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, NGC AU58

1889-S Varieties 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 105a, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110

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