1882-S VAM-27 Doubled Date
Discovered by Martin Field, January 1981.
27 III2 17 · C3a (Doubled Date) (182) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 17 – Doubled date. 1 doubled on right side of vertical shaft. First 8 doubled slightly at right outside of lower loop. Second 8 doubled slightly on left inside and strongly on right outside of upper loop. 2 doubled strongly right of upper loop.
Reverse C3a - Mint mark centered and upright.
- This obverse shared with VAM-20 and VAM-27.
- VAM 27 is the later use of this die, with chips forming on the left and right sides of both 8s.
- Top of Phrygian cap doubled