Variety 119

 Obverse 12: Medium Level Date, Closed 9, Broken Base of 1, Die Crack Base of Date

Reverse I.2: Late Die State, Medium S, Weak Upper Wreath, [mm Lt,H]


Obverse 12                                              Reverse I.2


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



Comments: Obverse 12 exhibits a 1 digit in the date with a clearly broken right foot. A faint die crack starts at the right foot of the first 1 digit then proceeds right through the bases of the date digits. Another faint die crack starts at the top of the second 1 digit, moves diagonally through the base and Liberty's foot and into the top of AMERI(CA) before exiting to the rim.

Reverse I is paired with Obverse 12. During this die pairing, Reverse I is in a late die state with considerable denticle erosion.

Plate Coin: Courtesy Dale Miller Collection, PCGS VF25

1891s Varieties 101, 101a, 102, 103, 104, 105, 105a, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119

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