1879-O VAM-14 Doubled 879, Large O
Discovered by Alfred Bonard, January 1974. Revised 2011.
14 III2 9 ∙ C3b (Doubled 879 & Ear, Large O) (176) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 9 – Doubled 879 in date. Slightly doubled 8 at top inside of lower loop, 7 doubled at right side below crossbar and as a short spike on right side of lower serif, 9 doubled slightly on surface at left outside of both loops. Slightly doubled hair edge at top of ear.
Reverse C3b – Normal die of C3 type with large IV O centered mint mark.
1. This is really easily confused with the 1879-O VAM25.
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