Obverse 5: High Date, Downward Slope, Partial (S)TATES
Reverse E: Medium S, [mm C,H,TR7], Medium S Over S In Both Loops
Obverse 5 Reverse E
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Comments: This is the second 1887-S variety with a repunched Medium S over S mintmark. Upper and lower outlines of the first mintmark are visible in both loops of the final Medium S. The mintmark is centered horizontally and has a strong tilt to the right.
Obverse 5 exhibits a downward sloping date and a repaired top loop for (S)TATES.
Plate Coin: G. Fortin Collection, AU50 - Greer 101 Plate Coin
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