1885-P VAM-18 High Dash Under 8
Discovered by Martin Field, October 1982.
18 III2 18 - C3a (High Dash Under 8) (188) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 18 - Short dash just under and against bottom outside of second 8 lower loop.
- Early die states show both the polishing lines and cotton blossom marker, MDS and LDS specimens only show the cotton blossom marker
- The reverse can easily be confused with the EDS VAM-3's with no cracks
- Comes clashed with no letter transfer possible confusion with VAM-1K "Weak Clashed n"
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