1880-P VAM-43 Doubled 1-80, Clashed Reverse M
Discovered by Brian Raines, May 2004.
43 III2 11 · C3a (Doubled 1-80, Clashed Reverse M) ( ?) I-3 R-7
Obverse III2 11 – 1 doubled above bottom crossbar. 0 doubled on the right inside and faintly doubled at top left and right outside. Second 8 is doubled at bottom left outside of upper loop.
Reverse C3a – Same clashed die as VAM-32A reverse with raised designer’s initial M from obverse showing above d in God.
1. This Obverse die was used on VAM 12 and VAM-43. Die scratch on wing. The same reverse is shared by VAMs 29, 32, 32A, and 43.
2. Die scratch on wing. Reverse shared with Vams 29,29A,32,32A, and 43. Photo of Vam-32A