1897-O VAM-9 High O Tilted Right
Discovered Aug 2009 by Jason Henrichsen
9 III2-1 - C3e (High O Tilted Right) (?) I-2 R-4
Obverse III2-1 - Normal date position. LDS specimens will show extensive die cracks on left portion of obverse and reverse lettering.
Reverse C3e - High O tilted right.
Die Marker: Two short diagonal die scratches between the base of the 4th and 5th outer feathers, four short diagonal die scratches between the base of the 6th and 7th outer feathers, and two short diagonal die scratches between the base of the 8th and 9th outer feathers of the eagle's left wing.
1. Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.
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NGC AU-53 (Discovery)