1904-O VAM-31 Tripled Ear Lobe, High O Tilted Left
Discovered by Brent Fogelberg, Feb. 2003. Revised 2010
31 III215 · C4g (Tripled Ear Lobe, High O Tilted Left) ( 189 ) I-2 R-5
Obverse III215– Ear lobe slightly tripled at bottom that fades away with weak strike and die wear. Date set in normal position.
Die 2. - Very slight doubling of nose bridge. Same die as VAM-10.
Reverse C4g - III O Mint mark set high and slightly right with slant to left. Fine polishing lines in eagle's tail feathers and wings.
Die marker: Diagonal polishing lines in wreath bow and tail feathers.
Die 2 Die marker - Polishing lines in eagle's wing-neck gap.
1. Note: Occurs with rotated reverse of 59-128 degrees CCW.
2. Die 2 has diagonal lines in wing-neck gap.