1881-O VAM-1J Over-Polished Reverse
Discovery September 18, 2013 - (VSS)(LVA)(OCC) - Lance Newman
1J III21 - C3a (Over-Polished Reverse) (176) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 1 - Left 8 has short die chip at top left inside of upper loop.
Reverse C3a - Over-polished die with roughness outline around eagle, wreaths and motto letters. Some fine short random polishing lines
in both wings. Die marker - Some concentrated polishing lines at top inside eagle's right wing. Different die than VAM 16.
1. More Photos of this variety 81-O V1J Hi- Res Photos
2. Similar to the Reverse of VAM-16, but Different MM location seperates the reverse from each other
3. VAM-1J shares an obverse with and VAM 1K and VAM-20. Emission sequence seems to be 1J-20-1K.
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2 full coin copyrighted© VAM-1J discovery coin images below on loan to VAMworld courtesy of oldcollectorcoins and attributed by Leroy Van Allen