Variety 101

 Obverse 1: Proof Die, High Level Date

Reverse A: Proof Die, Die Defects On DI(M)E


Obverse 1                                               Reverse A


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


Comments: There are three minor die defects on Obverse 1 that deserve discussion. There is a defect in the upright of O(F), at the intersection of the triangle and the upright. Another defect is located on UNIT(E)D at the intersection of the upright and the right upper flag. Finally a die defect is located on AM(E)RICA at a point in between the upper flag and lower base of the letter. On Reverse A, a die defect is located on the bottom of the left diagonal of DI(M)E. 

Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, NGC PF63 Cameo

1864 Varieties 101, 101a, 102, 102a

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