1879-P VAM-29 Doubled Date
Discovered by Martin Field, December 1981.
'29 III2 23 ∙ C3a (Doubled Date') (180) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 23 - Date doubled. 1 doubled slightly at lower left of base. 8 doubled at left inside and right outside of both loops. 7 doubled slightly at top outside and strongly at lower right side of vertical shaft. 9 doubled at left outside of both loops. Die has been lightly polished and is missing lower hair detail.
Reverse C3a- Normal die. Die has been lightly polished and shows some disconnected wreath leaves.
1- The obverse is shared with VAM-23. Paired with a different reverse die that has also been polished. VAM-23 has the C3b reverse - Top olive leaves are doubled on left side as thin lines.
1- Michael7e Coin http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/78429767