1889-P VAM-3A Doubled Date & Ear, Far Date, Sunken Obverse Die
Discovery 2011, Revised 2014
3A (revised) III2.3 -C3a (Doubled Date & Ear, Far Date, Sunken Obverse Die) (181) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2.3 - Late die states have double ear and shortened doubling below 1 from die polishing.
1. Late die stage of VAM 39 is very similar
1. Ron1883's 7/2014 []
LVA Plate Photos:
Full Coin Photos
From Ron1883, Full Coin VAM-3A Images photographed and ATTRIBUTED BY John Baumgart at
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