1879-P VAM-47 Doubled 18-9, Quadrupled Stars, Doubled Wreaths & Arrowheads
Discovered by John Roberts, July 2001. Revised 2017 by Cascade Chris
47 (revised) III2 24 · C3f (Doubled 18-9, Quadrupled Stars, Doubled Wreaths & Arrowheads) (179) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 24 – Slightly doubled 18 at bottom outside and 9 doubled at left outside of both loops. Slightly tripled/quadrupled left and right stars towards rim.
Die marker - Curved short thread-like die impression below R in LIBERTY.
Reverse C3f – Lower 3 leaf clusters in right wreath and middle 3 left clusters in left wreath slightly doubled towards rim. Middle and lower arrowheads slightly doubled at bottom.
Die marker - Diagonal polishing lines in wing-neck gap.
1. Shared obverse with VAM-24.
2. Shared reverse with VAM-21, VAM-35, and VAM-47.
3. Uncertain if the claim of shared dies is accurate. The markers of specific dies weren't noted in earlier listings.
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Full Coin Photos
From CascadeChris', Large Full Coin Photos of VAM-83 Images By CascadeChris Attribution By 'Leroy Van Allen