1885-P VAM-14 Doubled 5 Top Line, Thread Impression, "Wild Hair"
Discovered by Martin Field, September 1979.
14(revised) III2 14 • C3a (Doubled 5 Top Line, Thread Impression) (188) I-2 R-4
Obverse III214– 5 in date is doubled at top outside as a thin broken line set very far above top of 5. Thin, curvy thread-like die impression below Phrygian cap ribbon.
- Known as the "Wild Hair Variety"
- This variety also has a listed clashed die stage, the VAM-14A.
LVA Plate Photos
All of these below photos are of markers that you will find on all VAM 14. See VAM 14A for clash locations.
Full Coin Photos
Full Coin VAM-14 Images © Mhomei, used with permission.