1881-O VAM-43 Doubled Left 8 & Phrygian Cap, Die Gouge DOL & denticle impressions
Discovered by John Roberts February 2008 on a coin from C. Logan McKechnie. Revised 2014
43 (revised) III2 29 - C3a (Doubled Left 8 & Phrygian Cap, Die Gouge DOL) (176) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 29 - Slightly doubled top inside and right outside of left 8 lower loop. Spike at top left inside of left 8 upper loop. Slightly doubled Phrygian cap top and forehead.
Reverse C3a - Long thin die edge gouge thru DOL in DOLLAR of VAM-18 with few faint denticle impressions above gouge. Later die state than VAMs 18 but earlier than VAMs 1B & 49.
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HawkeEye Large Full Coin Photo by VSS, VAM-43 Images on loan to VAMworld