1878-CC VAM-2A Doubled LIBERTY, Die Chip Nostril, Chips in CC
Discovered by Leonard Hinckley February 1974.
2A II 2 · B1a (Doubled LIBERTY, Die Chip Nostril, Chips in CC) ( ? ) I-2 R-5 (R-4???)
Obverse II 2– Doubled LIBERTY, Die chip on nostril. Reverse B1a – Normal die of type B1 with medium mint marks at medium height with die chips in the center of both C's.
- Emission Sequence
- Obverse: 2A
- Reverse: 2A
- Uncommon, Heavily Polished Die State...
LVA Plate Photos
The variety may be instantly identified by the large chip on the nose - it is present on all stages, and this is the only use of this obverse. A true 'one and done' feature.
Full Coin Photos
2 Sets of Full Coin VAM 2A Images ©Heritage Auctions, used with permission. Attributed by ANACS