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The following shows 3 different examples of the 1839 Gobrecht dollar J104/P116.

The first is an original in die alignment IV showing a 25 degree die rotation.

The second is a later restrike in die alignment IV showing a 36 degree die rotation and also a die crack through "MERI" of America.

The third is a later restrike in die alignment III showing a 36 degree die rotation and also a die crack through "MERI" of America.