Variety 106a

 Obverse 3 : Medium Date, Star 11 Repunched

Reverse E.2 : Medium O, [mm Rt,H], Rim Die Crack STAT(E)S, Weak Legend


Obverse 3                                                   Reverse E.2


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



Comments: Reverse E degrades with usage and when seen in higher circulated grades, has reverse rims that are usually weak along with the legend. A significant die crack is typically seen from rim through STAT(E)S down into the denomination.

Obverse 3 shows considerable die wear around stars and date. Weak strikes are common with the shield, head and foot being the weakest areas.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS EF45 - Greer Plate Coin

1840-O Varieties 101, 101a, 102,102a, 103, 103a, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 106a, 107, 108, 109, 109a, 110, 110a, 111

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