1880-S VAM-79 Doubled Date, Possible 8/7 Checkmark
Discovered by C. Logan McKechnie February 2006.
79 III2 44 · C3a (Doubled Date, Possible 8/7 Checkmark?) (183) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 44 – Strongly doubled date. 1 strongly doubled at top and at top left and right of lower crossbar. First 8 doubled at right inside of lower loop. Second 8 strongly doubled s curved bar at top inside of upper loop and slightly t lower let outside of upper loop. 0 slightly doubled at lower left inside. Second 8 shows possible 8/7 check mark, but need confirmation with uncirculated specimen.
Reverse C3a – Normal die with medium IV S mint mark.
1. Appears to be a different marriage than 1D1 & 1D3 (which are the same marriage).