OBVERSE & REVERSE RAINBOW TONING. UNREPORTED DISCOVERY : OBV Collar Clashing above "BER" of LIBERTY. OBVERSE STRIKE THRU : Strike Thru left of "E" of "LIBERTY". This is the closest anyone can get to the original 1921 High Relief Peace Dollar "Matte Proof" without spending hundreds of thousands of dollars. This 1921 Peace Dollar is graded a NGC MS-62 from the late 1980's with the gray NGC label with reverse hologram.
This puts this piece at 1989 around the PCGS counterfeiting scare this is the reason for the added hologram on the reverse. The MATTE PROOF Dies of the 1921 Peace Dollar is the closest anyone will get to the 1921 Matte Proof Peace Dollar without spending hundreds of thousands of dollars. This piece has the sand blasted look of the matte proof because of the dies being sand blasted for the proof.
Furthermore, all of the die markers are present and included above in the photos. Please note that the 1921 Peace VAM 1F2 is a Collar Clash for the REV.
This Collar Clashing is on the Obverse above the "BER" of LIBERTY. This is a nice "Rainbow Toned" piece and nicely struck.This piece is a nice Choice BU, conservatively graded by NGC as a MS-62 circa 1989. This piece has the look of a matte proof with a sand blasted surface. This piece is the exceedingly rare, VAM 1F1 MATTE PROOF Dies. STRIKE THRU to the left of E of LIBERTY on the obverse. The LVA Plate Photos are displayed in the above photos as well and can be accessed by anyone.
1F I 1 · Aa (Matte Proof Dies with Polishing Lines) I-4 R-5 Obverse I 1 - Heavy die polishing lines around WE that are horizontal and curving up to left. Two short spikes from neck just below jaw. Light polishing lines all over fields. Die markers - Two horizontal spikes from neck below jaw and hooked vertical line bent to right at top of right diagonal bar of V in TRVST. Die used for matte proofs and business strikes.Reverse Aa - Heavy die polishing lines around eagle's feet with fine polishing lines all over fields. Die markers- Light polishing line thru top bar of E in ONE parallel to ray above it and double vertical polishing line up from middle of right side of A in DOLLAR. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: US\Dollars\Peace (1921-35)". The seller is "littlebelleblue" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.