1879-P VAM-85 Doubled 79, Die Scratches Liberty Head
Discovery 2017 - pacificwr
III2 74- C3a (Doubled 79, Die Scratches Liberty Head) (178) I-3 R-6
Obverse III2 74 - Slightly doubled 79 with 7 at top and right side of vertical shaft and 9 at left outside of both loops. 8 has prominent diagonal die scratch inside lower loop. Possible curved thread-like die impression or die scratch in hair above 7. Numerous die scratches/polishing lines all over Liberty head including prominent long ones at jaw-neck junction. Wheat/kernel above E in LIBERTY, top & bottom of left cotton leaf, left end of cap ribbon, hair edge back of eye and below cap bottom middle.
1. Lots of die scratches/polishing lines at hair edge back of eye, left end of cap ribbon, at jaw-neck junction, wheat kernel/leaf above E in LIBERTY, left cotton blossom, and more elsewhere!