1889-O VAM-1 Round O
1 (revised) III2 1 - C3a (Round O) (181) I-1 R-1
Obverse III2 1 - Normal die of III2 type. Open 9. Some specimens show die chips between the loops of the 8 on left, both 8s on right side and both 8s on both sides..
Reverse C3a - Normal die of C3 type with circular medium III O mint mark centered and upright.
Die marker - Diagonal polishing lines next to eagle's leg.
1. Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.
2. Rotated die has a slightly doubled profile at forehead, over polished lower hair and slanted date. Not enough to list per LVA.
3. Note: Occurs with rotated reverse of 60-105 degrees CW.