1878-CC VAM-4 Close CC
Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, December 1965.
4 (revised) II 3 ∙ B1c (Close CC) (177) I-2 R-5
Obverse II 3 – Normal die of 1878 P Type II with broken point off number 4 star on right (a hub defect).
Reverse B1c – Normal die of type B1 with widely spaced mint marks, I CC, at medium height. Die chips show in the center of both CC's and right C is doubled at bottom inside as an arc.
LVA Plate Photos
Line through the B in LIBERTY with B1 reverse.
The CC mintmark is close, level and clear of the wreath.
Full Coin Photos
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