1879-S VAM-12

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1879-S VAM-12

Discovered by Guy Messing, May 1974. Revision Tom Petrosie 2016
12 (revised) III2 7 ∙ C3c ( Doubled 187 , S/S Left) (182) I-3 R-3
Obverse III2 7 – 187 slightly doubled with 1 slightly below top and bottom crossbar , 8 slightly at top inside and right outside
of lower loop and 7 at top right outside plus right of lower serif and right side of vertical shaft. Die marker - Long vertical polishing
line thru 7 crossbar.
Reverse C3c – IV S mint mark doubled with a short vertical line within the upper loop on right inside and curved line on right inside of lower loop.
Comments:
1- This reverse die was used on VAM-11 , VAM-12, and VAM-12A.

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