1896-S VAM-11 Date in Denticles, S Set Right
Discovery November 2022, Roger Bradshaw
III2 9 • C3f (Date in Denticles, S Set Right) (?)
Obverse III2 9 - Date in normal lateral position. Top right corner of 1 visible between denticles below right side of 1, top of 8 in denticles below 8, top of 6 in denticles below 6. Strong diagonal polishing lines behind hear, below inner end of cap ribbon, and in D-shaped void in hair
Reverse C3f - S mint mark upright and set to the right. Die Markers - Lines in wing-neck gap, Thick scratch at bottom of space above eagle's left foot.
DPIS - LH3/RE4
- Top of 9 not confirmed on discovery piece due to dirt between the denticles, but seems to be present on specimens seen in Heritage's archive.
- Spacing of the digit tops in the denticles indicates either multiple punches or the incorrect date punch being used.