1900-O VAM-22 Very Near Date, O Tilted Right
Discovered by Leonard Hinckley, February 1974.
2005 Became variety 1900-O VAM-22C1 with discovery of 1900-O VAM-22C2.
22C(Privately made) III23 · C3a (Very Near Date, O Tilted Right) (181) R-6
Obverse III23– Date set much further left than normal. Three long die scratches from rim between UM in UNUM. Same counterfeit die as used for 1900 O VAM 5 micro O. Same indents in field at top of cap and upper right of right 0 in date as 1900-O VAM-5.
Reverse C3a– Medium III O mint mark. Rounded design where it meets field. Counterfeit cast die of possibly copy of 1899-O VAM-2 reverse with same slight tilt to right of mint mark.