1880-S VAM-81 Doubled Date, S Tilted Left
Discovered by John Roberts, September 2006.
81 III2 38 · C3c (Doubled Date, S Tilted Left) ( ? ) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 38 – Entire date is doubled. 1 doubled slightly on right side of vertical shaft. First 8 doubled at top inside of lower loop. Second 8 doubled at lower left outside of upper loop. 0 doubled at left and right top outside.
Reverse C3c – Normal die of C3 type with very large centered mint mark tilted left.
1- This obverse shared with VAM-64 and VAM-81.
2- This reverse shared with VAM-3, VAM-6, VAM-17, VAM-22, VAM-29, VAM-31, VAM-53, VAM-57, VAM-58, VAM-65, VAM-73, VAM-80, VAM-81, VAM-83,VAM-86, VAM-96.
3- Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, the shared reverses above are all C3c, very large S centered mint mark tilted left. All may not be the exact same die, but all fit the reverse die classification.