1879-S VAM-69 Doubled Date & Stars, S Tilted Left
Discovered by Brian Raines, May 2009.
69 III2 37 - C3b (Doubled Date & Stars, S Tilted Left) (184) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 37 - Doubled date with 1 below upper crossbar, 8 below lower left outside of upper loop, bottom outside and left inside of lower loop, 7 at top outside and below upper crossbar and 9 on left outside of both loops. All left and right stars doubled towards rim, doubled top of Phygian cap and tops of motto letters slightly tripled to quadrupled towards rim.
Reverse C3b - Strong polishing line from eagle's neck through left wing.
1- Typo in Supplement says "Tilted Right". Brian confirms its "LEFT".
LVA Plate Photos
2 copyrighted© images below on loan to VAMworld courtesy of oldcollectorcoins from a coin of Brian Raines