1881-O VAM-38

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1881-O VAM-38 Tripled Left Wreath, Double Legend

Discovered by Laurence Galbraith, January 2006. Revised 2016
38 (revised) III2 1 · C3p (Tripled Left Wreath, Double Legend) (176) I-2 R-5
Reverse C3p – Tripled and doubled leaves in left wreath towards rim. Bottom inside of UNITED STATES O doubled towards rim. III O mint mark tilted slightly left at normal height.
Die marker - Fine raised dots of die pitting on two leaves of left wreath opposite IT of UNITED.

1. This reverse is shared with VAM 41 and VAM 51 (obverse of VAM 26A)
2. The doubling on the U and tripling on the wreath is also present on VAM 41, 44, and 51


LVA Plate Photo:

1881-O VAM-38 Tripled Wreath.jpg 1881-O-VAM38-LVA-DieMarker2.jpg


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Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Photo Copyrighted© Hawkeye of VAM-38 ATTRIBUTED BY Variety Slabbing Service