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    Brilliant MS65 Prooflike 1878 7/4 Tailfeathers

    1878 7/8TF $1 Strong MS65 Prooflike NGC. VAM-41A, 7 over 4 Tailfeathers. Four distinct tailfeathers show just under the 7 normal feathers. This variety supersedes the popular VAM-41 (which exhibits 7 clear underfeathers), caused by die polishing that obliterated some of the detail. Interestingly enough, this example is clearly prooflike and might have been one of the first struck of the VAM-41A type. Brilliant overall; a couple of minor marks are noted on the obverse.(Registry values: P5, N2998) (NGC ID# 2TY3, PCGS# 7079)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    February, 2008
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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