Coin Community Family of Web Sites
Like us on Facebook! Subscribe to our Youtube Channel! Check out our Twitter! Check out our Pinterest!
Username:
Password:
Save Password
Forgot your Password?


Welcome Guest! Need help? Got a question? Inherit some coins?
Our coin forum is completely free! Register Now!

1886-S VAM2 Or VAM4 Or Just A Bad S Mint Mark

 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
Author Previous TopicReplies: 1 / Views: 191Next Topic  
Pillar of the Community
Learn More...
United States
1144 Posts
 Posted 06/25/2020  8:51 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add okiepb to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Here's a 1886-S that appears to have an S/S mint mark (VAM4) or maybe a re-punched mint mark (VAM2).
Perhaps it's just a messed up mint mark?
Are the pictures detailed and clear enough to determine what it is?

Does anyone have any ideas?

Thanks for your assistance.








To be old and wise, you must first be young and stupid.

ANA Member since 2007.
Valued Member
United States
393 Posts
 Posted 07/07/2020  6:08 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add sosicoin to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Hi, okiepb. What a nice coin you got.

Kindly post a pic of the MM if you can. Focus on the eastern vertical top bar of the 'S'

You might have noticed that protrusion on your coin(upper curb bar) and looks like a split on the lower curb end, the reason you are asking possible VAM4 or VAM2. It's hard to decipher though with the pix you posted.

The experts can help if you can take close up pix of your mint mark.
  Previous TopicReplies: 1 / Views: 191Next Topic  
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.

Coin Community Member eBay Sales

Certified Coins   Certified VAMs   Certified Errors  




Disclaimer: While a tremendous amount of effort goes into ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this site, Coin Community assumes no liability for errors. Copyright 2005 - 2020 Coin Community Family- all rights reserved worldwide. Use of any images or content on this website without prior written permission of Coin Community or the original lender is strictly prohibited.
Contact Us  |  Advertise Here  |  Privacy Policy / Terms of Use

Coin Community Forum © 2005 - 2020 Coin Community Forums
It took 0.3 seconds to rattle this change. Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.05