1898-P VAM Stats
1. Mintage: 5,884,000
2. Die Pairs: 40 (Source: Annual Reports of the Director of the Mint)
3. Die Study completed: No.
Attribution Guides for The 1898-P Morgan Dollar
Official VAM Listing
1898-P VAM-1 Open 9
1898-P VAM-1A Open 9, Die Break Wing-S
1898-P VAM-1B Open 9, Die Break TES OF.
1898-P VAM-2 Closed 9
1898-P VAM-2A Closed 9, Die Gouges Eagle’s Shoulder & Wings
1898-P VAM-2B Closed 9, Retained Cud NITED
1898-P VAM-2C Closed 9, Thread-like Impression and Scribbles Cotton Leaves
1898-P VAM-2D Closed 9, Die Gouges 2-5 Right Stars
1898-P VAM-2E Closed 9, Die Scratches Cheek
1898-P VAM-3 Near Date
1898-P VAM-4 Near Date, Doubled 8, Closed 9
1898-P VAM-5 Slanted Date, Doubled 8-8
1898-P VAM-6 Doubled First 8
1898-P VAM-8 Doubled 1
1898-P VAM-9 Slanted Date
1898-P VAM-10 Near Date, Doubled Second 8
1898-P VAM-11 Doubled Right 8
1898-P VAM-12 Doubled Right 8, Near Date
1898-P VAM-13 Near Date
1898-P VAM-14 Doubled Right 8 *New 2018*
List of Past VAM Assignments
1898-P VAM-7 Doubled Date (Eliminated in 2012, machine doubling on date)
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