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1880-O VAM 6C PCGS AU55 [...9704]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Overdate Variety. The 1880-O VAM 6C is part of the VAM 6 die progression.  It’s an amazing Late Die State because of its impressive multiple clashing on both obverse and reverse, where the obverse shows a clashed “In” and the reverse shows a clashed “M” from Morgan’s obverse initial...

$145.00
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1880-O VAM 7 PCGS AU55 [...3831]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: $51

Hit List 40 Variety. The 1880-O VAM 7, with its rusted die feature around the numerals of the date, is unlike any other Morgan dollar variety.  While the variety is not a major rarity, all 1880-O VAMs skyrocket in price in high grades, since the ’80-O as a date is a condition census rarity...

$55.00
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1880-O VAM 11A PCGS MS62 [...2931]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: Generic $150

This Late Die State 1880-O VAM 11A shows evidence of 3 strong clashing events, and is quite collectible as part of the VAM 6 progression.  In terms of quality, this high-end MS62 would grade MS63 to just about everybody...

$135.00
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1880-O VAM 21 PCGS MS61 [...7813]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide:  $175 in MS62

Checkmark Variety. The One-Clash earlier die stage. This interesting 1880-O VAM 21 Overdate variety has what is termed an “Alligator Eye” feature and is quite easy to attribute for that reason...

$125.00
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1880-O VAM 21 PCGS AU55 [...8837]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: $51

Checkmark Variety. The Two-Clash later die stage. The 1880-O VAM 21 comes in two clashed die stages (See Above). More research is needed to determine which die stage is the rarer of the two, but it’s safe to say that both varieties have an extensive following in VAM collecting...

$65.00
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1880-O VAM 55 PCGS AU58 [...6416]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Checkmark Variety. The 1880-O VAM 55 was this writer’s discovery and it helped piece together the VAM 6 overdate progression.  Unlike VAMs 6, 6A and 6B, the VAM 55 shows a “checkmark” feature rather than an “ear” on the second 8 in the date...

$135.00
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1880-CC VAM 3 PCGS MS64 [...3197]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: Generic $625

The 1880-CC VAM 3 has a “Dash under the 8,” but more interesting is the fact that the VAM 3 reverse had been carried over from the prior year, namely, from the 1879-CC VAM 6...

$545.00
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1880-CC VAM 5 PCGS MS63 [...3812]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: $650

Overdate Variety. The 1880-CC VAM 5 has a dramatic Overdate feature with the remains of a bold “7” inside the second “8” in the date.  To complete the picture, it also has a checkmark and an ear above the “8” much like its 1880-P and 1880-O counterparts...

$565.00
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1886-O/O VAM 7 PCGS AU55 [...8071]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide:  No Listing

Hot 50 Variety.  Talk about under-appreciated. This Repunched Mintmark 1886-O VAM 7 could be the poster child for important VAMs that don’t get enoughrespect. True, you never hear much said about it, but it is rare in all grades...

$415.00
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1887/6-P VAM 2 PCGS MS64 [...2167]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: $750

Top 100.  Overdate varieties in every U.S. coin series tend to generate a lot of excitement with collectors.  Look no further than the 1918/7-D buffalo nickel, the 1942/1 Mercury dimes or the 1918/7-S Standing Liberty quarter...

$595.00
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1888-O VAM 1A PCGS MS60 [...7898]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide:  No Listing

Top 100. For those who collect the ultimate in “Clashed E on Reverse” varieties, the 1888-O VAM 1A is an amazingly affordable variety.  And here the “Clashed E” is strong enough to look like part of Morgan’s original design...

$95.00
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1888-O VAM 6 PCGS AU55 [...0737]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide:  No Listing

Top 100. The 1888-O “Oval O” varieties are a popular favorite with VAM collectors.  The inadvertent use of an “Oval O” mintmark punch, when the New Orleans Mint should have been using a “Round O” punch for silver dollars that year, has long fascinated VAM enthusiasts...

$145.00
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1878-P 7TF Rev79 VAM 228B PCGS AU55 [...8186]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Hit List 40 Variety. This 1878-P VAM 228B specimen clearly shows the “Slashed O” diagnostic and was part of my VAMQUEST Registry Set until replaced by an ultra-rare Mint State specimen...

$275.00
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1878-S VAM 6 PCGS MS65 [...4173]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Hot 50 Variety. The 1878-S VAM 6 has an incredibly nice Doubled Die Obverse, with dramatic die doubling on the RIB of PLURIBUS. Yes, such a feature warrants its listing in the Hot 50, but there’s a problem...

$385.00
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1878-CC VAM 24 PCGS AU50 [...1838]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide:  $750 in AU55

Top 100 Variety. The 1878-CC VAM 24 with its strongly doubled leaves on the obverse may well be one of the two or three most under-rated varieties in the entire Top 100 listings...

$395.00
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1880-P VAM 1A-2 PCGS AU55 [...0303]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Die Break Variety. The 1880-P VAM 1A-2 “Knobbed 8” is a highly popular late die state variety.  The obverse displays a large raised die break running vertically through the first 8 in the date...

$365.00
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1880-P VAM 10 PCGS MS64 [...8949]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: No Listing

Overdate Variety. With its chip inside the top of  the “8,” this 1880-P VAM 10 is part of the larger 1880-P, S, O & CC Overdate Set, as is such is quite collectible...

$155.00
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1880-O VAM 6 PCGS AU55 [...8067]

Value Information: PCGS Value Guide: $116

Overdate Variety. The 1880-O VAM 6 is the first stage of the heralded VAM 6 die progression. Originally, all the sub-varieties in this progression carried a VAM 6 designation at PCGS, but after much research, the one that was formally known as VAM 6A is now attributed as VAM 6...

$95.00
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The Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties: The VAM Keys, 4th Edition

By Dr. Michael Fey and Jeff Oxman

The “Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties” was one of the numismatic books that spearheaded the “variety revolution” in the 1990’s, and it was the first “Top 100” attribution book for any U...

$24.95
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The Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties: The VAM Keys, Special “Leather” Edition

By Dr. Michael Fey and Jeff Oxman

This limited hard-bound edition was a celebration of the success of the “Top 100 Morgan Dollar Varieties” book. But instead of the normal 3” x 5” soft-cover pocket format, this collector’s item was specially printed on 8” x 11” paper and bound with attractive faux-leather covers...

$95.00
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