1878-CC VAM-2B Doubled LIBERTY, Die Chips Eyelid & Forehead, Chips in CC
Discovered by Leonard Hinckley February 1974.
2B(revised) II 2 · B1c (Doubled LIBERTY, Die Chips Eyelid & Forehead, Chips in CC) ( ? ) I-2 R-5(R-4???)
Obverse II 2– Die chip on front of forehead and on top of eyelid. Tiny die chip at right of wheat leaves.
Reverse B1c - Closely spaced I CC mint marks with die chips inside both CC's. Slightly doubled base of D in DOLLAR.
LVA Plate Photos
The 'spiked wheat leaf' is unique to this exact obverse. It is shared with the VAM 14A and VAM 27 marriages,
but VAM 2B is the only one paired with a long nock reverse.
MDS & LDS Specimens side by side comparisons, has small displacement on the surface of the star
Full Coin Photos
2 Sets Full Coin VAM 2B Images ©Heritage Auctions], used with permission. Attributed by John Roberts at ANACS