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'''1.''' This obverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-17|VAM-17]], [[1879-S VAM-18|VAM-18]], and [[1879-S VAM-18A|VAM-18A]]<br />
 
'''1.''' This obverse die was used on [[1879-S VAM-17|VAM-17]], [[1879-S VAM-18|VAM-18]], and [[1879-S VAM-18A|VAM-18A]]<br />
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'''2.''' Note: This reverse die was used on VAMs 18,27,38,85 & 22.<br />
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-3.-The Reverse Die use sequence is VAM-38, followed by VAM-27 ,then VAM-18/18A and "lastly" VAM-85.<br />
  
 
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'''1.''' [http://www.vamworld.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=5488 Photos added to VAM page] <br />
  
 
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= LVA Plate Photos: =
[[image:1879-S_VAM-18_Dbld_Date.jpg]] [[image:1879-S_VAM-18_ldl_diemarker_Polishinglines_upperhaircurl1.jpg |400px]]<br />
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= Additional Photos: =
 
= Additional Photos: =
1 in the date doubled at top right<br />
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[[image:1879_s_vam_18_1_date.JPG]]<br />
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Latest revision as of 13:59, 20 August 2021

1879-S VAM-18 Doubled Date, S Tilted Left, Polishing Lines Liberty Head

Discovered by Leonard Hinckley, February 1974.
Revised 2017 by LD Lane aka ChiefRet.
18 (revised) III2 9 ∙ C3b (Doubled Date, S Tilted Left, Polishing Lines Liberty Head) (183) I-2 R-4
Obverse III2 9 Doubled date with 1 at top left as two notches, 8 at left inside and bottom right outside, 7 below upper crossbar, and 9 at left outside of both loops. Beveled field polishing at neck-jaw junction, lips, ribbon right end and cap fold junction. Extensive die polishing lines on Liberty head.
Die marker - Heavy die polishing lines at upper hair curl.

Reverse C3b – Centered IV S mint mark tilted to left.
Die marker - Die polishing lines at wing-neck gap.

Comments:
1. This obverse die was used on VAM-17, VAM-18, and VAM-18A
2. Note: This reverse die was used on VAMs 18,27,38,85 & 22.

-3.-The Reverse Die use sequence is VAM-38, followed by VAM-27 ,then VAM-18/18A and "lastly" VAM-85.

Threads:
1. Photos added to VAM page

LVA Plate Photos:

Click on each photo to enlarge it, then click the back arrow to return.

Additional Photos:

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Full Coin Photos

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