1883-O VAM-31 Doubled 18-3, Scribbles on Face, Jaw & Neck
Discovered by Martin Field, December 1979. Revised 2016 by Ray Sanchez
31 III2 15 - C3a (Doubled 18-3, Scribbles on Face, Jaw & Neck) (181) I-2 R-3(R-5???)
Obverse III2 15- EDS Features include doubled 18-3 with 1 doubled slightly below bottom crossbar and below upper crossbar on fully struck dates, Left 8 slightly at top inside of upper loop, bottom left inside of both loops and slightly at bottom left outside of lower loop, right 8 slightly high and 3 doubled at bottom inside of lower loop. Vertical polishing lines inside ear and horizontal lines in hair back of jaw-neck junction. Scribble fine lines in various directions on Face, Jaw and Neck.
Die marker - Diagonal die scratch thru B of LIBERTY.
Reverse C3a - Two heavy diagonal polishing lines inside II O mint mark.
Die marker - Fine diagonal polishing lines and small curved die scratch above in Neck-Wing gap.
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