1879-S VAM-55 Doubled 87
Discovered by John Miller, February 2004.
55 III2 27 · C3a (Doubled 87) (182) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 27 – 8 in date slightly doubled at left inside of top and bottom loops and at lower right outside of bottom loop. 7 doubled at lower right of vertical shaft.
Reverse C3a – Normal die of C3 type with medium IV S mint mark centered and upright
Comments: This obverse die was used on VAM-53 and VAM-55.