Variety 101

 Obverse 1: Medium Level Date

Reverse A: Medium O, [mm Rt,C,TR7]


Obverse 1                                              Reverse A


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


Comments: Weakness in head and foot area is common for Obverse 1.

On Reverse A, weakness in the wreath and bow knot can also be expected. A Medium O mintmark is present on Reverse A. It is positioned right and centered vertically, with a right tilt of 7 degrees. Traces of pitting, due to a rusted die, is seen around the bow know and around the letters ST(ATES OF AME)RICA.

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, PCGS MS63 CAC Green

1842-O Varieties 101, 102, 102a, 102b, 103, 104, 104a, 105, 106, 107, 107a

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