1882-S VAM-36 Doubled Date & Cap Top, Engraved Leaf
Discovery 2016 by "CascadeChris" Simpson. Revised 2019.
36 III24 - C3k ( Doubled Date & Cap Top, Engraved Leaf) (186) I-3 R-5
Obverse III24 -Doubled date with 1 below upper crossbar, left 8 slightly at left outside and inside of upper loop and top left inside of lower loop, right 8 strongly at left outside of upper loop and 2 at right outside of top loop. Phryg1an cap slightly doubled at top edge .
Die marker - Fine pitting at top of B in Liberty with short vertical line above top right of I. Also die polishing lines on left middle of Y.
EXACT SAME OBV DIE AS USED FOR VAMs 37 & 37A
Reverse C3k - Slightly engraved lower leaf end making it nearly vertical instead of slanted like leaf above it, all above N in ONE.
Comments: Die chip below mintmark not found on all examples of this reverse die.
1. 2019 Revision Letter
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Full Coin Photos
PCGS 63 CAC Discovery