1881-S VAM-17 Doubled 18-1, S/S Down
Discovered by Guy Messing, January 1975.
17 III2 9 - C3h (Doubled 18-1, S/S Down) (180) I-3 R-4
Obverse III2 9 - First 1 doubled slightly at very bottom. First 8 doubled on surface at bottom outside of lower loop with die chip in left inside of upper loop. Second 1 doubled at lower left of shaft with two vees at bottpm of vertical shaft.
Reverse C3h - Mint mark is repunched with original showing as thin horizontal line in middle of upper loop and faint diagonal line at top inside of lower loop.