1897-O VAM Stats
1. Mintage: 4,004,000
2. Die Pairs: 50 (Source: Annual Reports of the Director of the Mint)
3. Die Study completed: Yes.
Attribution Guides for The 1897-O Morgan Dollar
Official VAM Listing
1897-O VAM-1 Normal Die
1897-O VAM-2 O Tilted Right
1897-O VAM-3 O Set High
1897-O VAM-3A O Set High, Die Break A
1897-O VAM-4 Doubled 18-7, Near Date, High O Tilted Right
1897-O VAM-5 O Set High and Left
1897-O VAM-5A O Set High & Left, Die Breaks E
1897-O VAM-6 Near Date, High O Tilted Right, Doubled Left Wreath
1897-O VAM-6A Near Date, High O Tilted Right, Die Break Left Reverse Star, Displaced Field (WOW! Morgan VAM)
1897-O VAM-6B Near Date, High O Tilted Right, Die Breaks Lower Reverse (WOW! Morgan VAM)
1897-O VAM-7 Near Date, High O
1897-O VAM-7A O Set High, Die Break A
1897-O VAM-8 Doubled 1
1897-O VAM-9 High O Tilted Right
1897-O VAM-10 Low Date, High O Set Left, Tilted Right, Beveled Field STA
1897-O VAM-11 Low Date
1897-O VAM-12 Low Near Date, O Tilted Right
1897-O VAM-13 (Privately Made) Medium High O Mint Mark, Near Date
1897-O VAM-14 (Privately Made) Later C4 Reverse, Medium O Mint Mark, Near Date
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