1879-S VAM-3 Doubled 9
Discovered by Charles Wallace, February 1959.
3 III2 3 ∙ C3b (Doubled 9) (185) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 3 – 9 in date doubled on left side. On some specimens 8 has a spike of metal on left side between loops. Open 9 variety.
Reverse C3b – Centered IV S mint mark tilted to left.
1- This obverse die was used on VAM-3, VAM-14, VAM-16, VAM-16A, VAM-16B and VAM-54.