Okay, thanks. The blemish (appeared to be wax-like substance) was easily removed with water. I don't think it was ex-jewelry, but thank you for...
Other than the blemish above STATES what makes you think it is ex-jewelry?
A closer image showing doubling.
okay. Here is the obverse.
here is a pic of the reverse.
I'd prefer not to since the coin may come up for auction at some point after sending into PCGS. At this point, I'm only looking for a resource or...
Can someone advise me how to attribute a variety for this date/mintmark? I've come up empty in the redbook, PCGS site, NGC site, other coin sites...
One would think that, but the reverse at 6 o'clock is pretty different between the two coins. Interesting thread.
100% correct. I forgot to pay attention to the arrow presence. Still an 'open' 3 style though.
These are all Chinese fakes, right? Sorry for my naivete. Holders look wrong and grades are incredibly high.
Looks like a nice "die-break" to me. :woot:
Excellent question, but looks to me to be a fairly evenly worn 'normal border'....
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