1881-O VAM-51 Doubled 18, Tripled Left Wreath, Doubled Legend
Discovery 3/2014 Peter Hohnstein
51 III2 15 - C3p (Doubled 18,Tripled Left Wreath, Doubled Legend, Clashed Obverse usm) (176) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 15 -Clashed die of VAM 26A with partial incuse us at lower right hair vee, but later die state with double clash lines at neck.
Die marker- Three short horizontal die scratches above nose.
1. The reverse is unclashed and matches the VAM-41
2. The Obverse is double clashed and matches VAM-26
3. There may actually be a remarriage involving the VAM 51 and 26 die pairs. Closer study of both die pairs is needed.
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