1879-S VAM-26

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1879-S VAM-26 Doubled 879, Thread-like Impression Eye

Discovered by Martin Field, October 1978.
26(revised) III2 12 ∙ C3a (Doubled 879, Thread-like Impression Eye) (184) I-2 R-4
Obverse III2 12 Doubled 879 in date. Slightly doubled lower left outside of 8 upper loop and top inside of lower loop with die chip between loops on left on some specimens, 7 in middle top and lower right side of shaft, 9 at left inside and outside of upper loop and left outside of lower loop. Thread-like curvy impression behind eye. Some specimens show tiny die chips on lips.
Reverse C3a – Normal die of C3 type with medium IV S mint mark centered and upright.
Comments:
1- Die chips on Lips are NOT present on early Specimens

LVA Plate Photos

1879-S VAM-26 PLATE PHOTO 5 OCT 2010.jpg

Additional Photos

NESVT20101210 1879S 26 02.JPG
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Mint Mark Location and Lines in Mint Mark
RES 1879 S V26 mm Zoom.JPGRES 1879 S V26 mm Loc.JPG
Nine
RES 1879 S V26 Nine.JPG
NESVT20101210 1879S 26 04.JPG
NESVT20101210 1879S 26 03.JPGNESVT20101210 1879S 26 06.JPG

Full Coin Photos

'2 Sets Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-26 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©SB 16 logo.png® 'ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACS ANACS LOGO3.jpg

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