1879-S VAM-104 Doubled 187, Acid Treated Leaves
Discovery February 16, 2018 by Brian Raines
VAM Discovery of the Year 2018
104 III 2 35 - C3ao (Doubled 187, Acid Treated Leaves) (184) I-3 R-5
Obverse III 2 35 - SAME as VAMs 66 & 86 but earliest die state.
Reverse C3a - Slightly acid treated two leaves at ON, one at U, tow at N, and one at I of left wreath bow, and ONE & UNITED. Die Marker-Fine Diagonal Polishing lines at top inside of wreath bow.
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