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=1879-S VAM-14 S/S Middle=  
 
=1879-S VAM-14 S/S Middle=  
 
Discovered by Guy Messing, June 1975.<br />
 
Discovered by Guy Messing, June 1975.<br />
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'''14 III2 3 ∙ C3e (S/S Middle) (184) I-2 R-3'''<br />
 
'''14 III2 3 ∙ C3e (S/S Middle) (184) I-2 R-3'''<br />
 
'''Obverse III2 3 –''' 9 in date doubled on left side. On some specimens 8 has a spike of metal on left side between loops. Open 9 variety.<br />
 
'''Obverse III2 3 –''' 9 in date doubled on left side. On some specimens 8 has a spike of metal on left side between loops. Open 9 variety.<br />
 
'''Reverse C3e –''' IV S mint mark doubled at bottom of upper loop opening as thick slanted bar and in middle of lower loop opening as a curved line.<br />
 
'''Reverse C3e –''' IV S mint mark doubled at bottom of upper loop opening as thick slanted bar and in middle of lower loop opening as a curved line.<br />
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'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''1-''' This obverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-3|VAM-3]], VAM-14, [[1879-S VAM-16|VAM-16]], [[1879-S VAM-16A|VAM-16A]], [[1879-S VAM-16B|VAM-16B]] and [[1879-S VAM-54|VAM-54]].<br />
 
'''1-''' This obverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-3|VAM-3]], VAM-14, [[1879-S VAM-16|VAM-16]], [[1879-S VAM-16A|VAM-16A]], [[1879-S VAM-16B|VAM-16B]] and [[1879-S VAM-54|VAM-54]].<br />
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== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
== Additional Photos ==
 
== Additional Photos ==
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Close-up of S/S mint mark<br />
 
Close-up of S/S mint mark<br />
 
[[image:KDC-1879-S-VAM-14-S-closeup.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:KDC-1879-S-VAM-14-S-closeup.jpg]]<br />
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[[1879-S VAM-14#TOP|Top]]<br />
 
[[1879-S VAM-14#TOP|Top]]<br />

Latest revision as of 15:59, 13 August 2018

1879-S VAM-14 S/S Middle

Discovered by Guy Messing, June 1975.
14 III2 3 ∙ C3e (S/S Middle) (184) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 3 – 9 in date doubled on left side. On some specimens 8 has a spike of metal on left side between loops. Open 9 variety.
Reverse C3e – IV S mint mark doubled at bottom of upper loop opening as thick slanted bar and in middle of lower loop opening as a curved line.
Comments:
1- This obverse die was used on VAM-3, VAM-14, VAM-16, VAM-16A, VAM-16B and VAM-54.

LVA Plate Photos

Additional Photos

KDC-1879-S-VAM-14-dbl-9-obv.jpg
Reverse S/S Mint Mark
KDC-1879-S-VAM-14-S-over-S.jpg
Close-up of S/S mint mark
KDC-1879-S-VAM-14-S-closeup.jpg
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