1841-O

Variety 103

 Obverse 2: Medium Date, Slopes Up

Reverse C: Medium O, [mm Lt,H,TR], Clashed Die

        

Obverse 2                                                 Reverse C

 

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

        

        

Comments: Ahwash indicates that the first 1 digit is repunched. Instead the author believes the anomaly under the flag of the 1 to be a defect on the date punch. See the enlargement above to draw your own conclusions.

The Medium O mintmark on Reverse C is tilted right. Interestingly, Reverse C is clashed with multiple clash marks behind DI(ME), while Obverse 2 shows no indications of being clashed.

Further investigation is necessary to locate the obverse die that was in the mint's press during the clashing event.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS AU55

1841-O Varieties 101, 102, 103, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 107, 107a, 107b, 108, 108a, 109, 109a, 110, 111, 111a, 111b, 112, 112a, 113, 114, 115, 116

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