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=1900-O VAM-8A O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date=  
 
=1900-O VAM-8A O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date=  
 
Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, December 1965.<br />
 
Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, December 1965.<br />
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This coin is a [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100]] Morgan VAM.<br />
 
This coin is a [[Top 100 Morgan VAMs|Top 100]] Morgan VAM.<br />
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'''8A'''(revised) '''III25 · C3f (O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date) (189) I-5 R-6'''<br />
 
'''8A'''(revised) '''III25 · C3f (O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date) (189) I-5 R-6'''<br />
 
'''Reverse C3f –''' Die rust spots evident around mint mark area.<br />
 
'''Reverse C3f –''' Die rust spots evident around mint mark area.<br />
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'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''Comments:'''<br />
 
'''1-''' The 1900-O/CC VAM-8A is one of several O over CC coins. These VAMs include [[1900-O VAM-7]], [[1900-O VAM-7A|1900-O VAM-7a]], 1900-O VAM-8a, [[1900-O VAM-9]], [[1900-O VAM-11]] and [[1900-O VAM-12]].<br />
 
'''1-''' The 1900-O/CC VAM-8A is one of several O over CC coins. These VAMs include [[1900-O VAM-7]], [[1900-O VAM-7A|1900-O VAM-7a]], 1900-O VAM-8a, [[1900-O VAM-9]], [[1900-O VAM-11]] and [[1900-O VAM-12]].<br />
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'''3-''' The difference between these is that the VAM-8B is a die clashed coin. The VAM-8 shows the O/CC mintmark details. The VAM-8A has the same mintmark along with pitting believed to be caused by rusted dies. The VAM-8B has these details with die clashed letters n,s,t, on the obverse and the designer's M on the reverse. The 8C has extensive polish marks to the reverse in an attempt to remove the clash damage.<br />
 
'''3-''' The difference between these is that the VAM-8B is a die clashed coin. The VAM-8 shows the O/CC mintmark details. The VAM-8A has the same mintmark along with pitting believed to be caused by rusted dies. The VAM-8B has these details with die clashed letters n,s,t, on the obverse and the designer's M on the reverse. The 8C has extensive polish marks to the reverse in an attempt to remove the clash damage.<br />
 
'''4-''' The mintmark on the reverse which is the primary attribute to recognize the VAM-8 varieties. You will notice that the mintmarks on the VAM-8 varieties are also shifted slightly left of center.<br />
 
'''4-''' The mintmark on the reverse which is the primary attribute to recognize the VAM-8 varieties. You will notice that the mintmarks on the VAM-8 varieties are also shifted slightly left of center.<br />
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'''Threads:'''<br />
 
'''Threads:'''<br />
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== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
== LVA Plate Photos ==
 
[[image:1900_O_VAM_8A_OoverOoverCC_Centered.jpg]][[image:1900-O_VAM-8A-O_over-O_over_CC_Centered.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1900_O_VAM_8A_OoverOoverCC_Centered.jpg]][[image:1900-O_VAM-8A-O_over-O_over_CC_Centered.jpg]]<br />
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1900-O/O/CC VAM8A<br />
 
1900-O/O/CC VAM8A<br />
 
[[image:1900OVAM8OOoverCC.jpg]]<br />
 
[[image:1900OVAM8OOoverCC.jpg]]<br />
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== Full Coin Photos ==
 
== Full Coin Photos ==
 
Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-8A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[[http://www.ha.com/ Heritage Auctions]]©<br />
 
Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-8A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[[http://www.ha.com/ Heritage Auctions]]©<br />
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<gallery mode="slideshow">
 
<gallery mode="slideshow">
 
1900-O_CC_RonH_VAM-8A_OBV.jpg
 
1900-O_CC_RonH_VAM-8A_OBV.jpg
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1900OCCVAM-8AANACS-5576REV-crop.jpg
 
1900OCCVAM-8AANACS-5576REV-crop.jpg
 
</gallery>
 
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Revision as of 14:59, 13 August 2018

1900-O VAM-8A O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date

Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, December 1965.
This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM.
8A(revised) III25 · C3f (O/O/CC Centered, Shifted Left with Rust Spots, Near Date) (189) I-5 R-6
Reverse C3f – Die rust spots evident around mint mark area.
Comments:
1- The 1900-O/CC VAM-8A is one of several O over CC coins. These VAMs include 1900-O VAM-7, 1900-O VAM-7a, 1900-O VAM-8a, 1900-O VAM-9, 1900-O VAM-11 and 1900-O VAM-12.
2- The 1900-O VAM-8 comes along with three other variations attributed as the VAM-8A, 1900-O VAM-8B, and 1900-O VAM-8C.
3- The difference between these is that the VAM-8B is a die clashed coin. The VAM-8 shows the O/CC mintmark details. The VAM-8A has the same mintmark along with pitting believed to be caused by rusted dies. The VAM-8B has these details with die clashed letters n,s,t, on the obverse and the designer's M on the reverse. The 8C has extensive polish marks to the reverse in an attempt to remove the clash damage.
4- The mintmark on the reverse which is the primary attribute to recognize the VAM-8 varieties. You will notice that the mintmarks on the VAM-8 varieties are also shifted slightly left of center.
Threads:

LVA Plate Photos

1900 O VAM 8A OoverOoverCC Centered.jpg1900-O VAM-8A-O over-O over CC Centered.jpg

Additional Photos

1900-O/O/CC VAM8A
1900OVAM8OOoverCC.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-8A Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions
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