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.
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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