1895-S VAM-4

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1895-S VAM-4 S Over Horizontal S

Discovered by Tom DeLorey, November 1979.
This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM.
4 III2 2 - C3d (S Over Horizontal S) (188) I-5 R-4
Obverse III2 2 - 9 doubled at top left of upper loop, and at the lower outside at the loop closure.
Reverse C3d - S mint mark repunched over a horizontal S.

Comments:
1. This popular variety features the dramatic remnants of a mispunched horizontal S mintmark below the properly set vertical S mintmark. It is one of the top two 1895-S VAMs sought and is known in MS condition.

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1. http://www.vamworld.com/share/view/68688148

LVA Plate Photos

Additional Photos

Remains of the serif top left can be seen in this image. Two spikes of the horizontal S are visible in the over punched S.1tds 1895 S-date.jpg
Two spikes of the horizontal S are visible in the over punched S.
1895s vam4 mintmark.jpg
2tds 1895 S-Mint Mark.jpg 1895-S VAM-4 mint mark.jpg
95s v4 bow.jpg 95s v4 liberty small.jpg

Full Coin Photos

Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-4 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions] ATTRIBUTED BY Ron Hagler

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