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1897-S VAM-1C

1897-S VAM-1C Die scratch Olive Branch

Discovery June 2014, Brent Fogelberg
III2 1 - C3a (Die scratch Olive Branch ) (?) I- 2 R-5
Obverse III2 1 -
Reverse C3a - Long vertical die scratch across olive branch to right of olive. Some heavy die polishing lines and scratches inside and right outside of wreath bow.

LVA Comments:
1. 1c - "Evil Mimic" of diagonal die scratch inside wreath bow of 1B & 4. But is way thinner and line at rt ribbon top is at higher position than VAM4. Besides VAM4 has S m/m very slightly tilted rt and this coin is very upright."


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Additional Photos:

Date shot of Discovery Piece.

Note the die marker in the top of the I. This specimen is a later die state with a small crack extending into the field beside L.

Full Coin Photos

Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-1C Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler