1882-P VAM-42 Doubled Date and Reverse Wreath Leaves & Letters
Discovered by Ron Gapa, 2020.
III2 41 - C3e (Doubled Date and Reverse Wreath Leaves & Letters) (180) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 41 - Doubled date with 1 slightly at top right, left 8 at right side of loop and slightly at left inside of upper loop with short arc at top right inside of lower loop. Right 8 slightly at top left inside of upper loop, 2 at right side of upper ball with horizontal polishing lines in both openings. Very fine die pitting on Liberty head. Very slight double Phyrgian cap top edge. Die Marker- Fine die polishing lines in TY of LIBERTY.
Reverse C3e - Outside edges doubled on center leaves of most clusters of left and right wreaths. A few letters slightly doubled/tripled on lower serifs towards rim of UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Die Marker- Some horizontal die polishing lines right side of upper tail feathers.
Comments: Discovery Letter from LVA
LVA Plate Photos
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Full Coin Photos
Full Coin VAM-42 images © courtesy of Ron Gapa. Attributed by Leroy Van Allen.