1880-S VAM-53 Doubled 1-80, S Tilted Left
Discovered by Martin Field, September 1979.
53 III2 27 ∙ C3c (Doubled 1-80, S Tilted Left) (187) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 27 – Doubled 1-80 in date. 1 doubled as notch at top left of lower crossbar. Second 8 doubled at left bottom outside of upper loop. 0 doubled at left inside and strongly at top left and right outside.
Reverse C3c – Normal die of C3 type with very large centered mint mark tilted left.
Comments: This obverse shared with VAM-41 and VAM-53.
This reverse shared with VAM-3, VAM-6, VAM-17, VAM-22, VAM-29, VAM-31, VAM-53, VAM-57, VAM-58, VAM-65, VAM-73, VAM-80, VAM-81, VAM-83,
Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, the shared reverses above are all C3c, very large S centered mint mark tilted left. All may not be the exact same die, but all fit the reverse die classification.