1897-S VAM-6 Doubled 1, S Tilted Right
Discovered by Leonard Hinckley, February 1974.
6 III2 4 - C3b (Doubled 1, S Tilted Right) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 4 - 1 doubled slightly at bottom of upper crossbar.
Reverse C3b - Mint mark centered and tilted slightly to right.
1. This obverse shared with VAM-5, VAM-5A, VAM-6, and VAM-6A.
2. These images are from a specimen (66DMPL) produced shortly after the dies were heavily repolished from the VAM-6A clash.
LVA Plate Photos:
Date is at the left (near) edge of the normal lateral position.
In addition to the listed doubling of the 1 under the upper crossbar, the 1 is also doubled on the bottom.
The 8 is doubled on the top inside of the upper loop and the bottom outside of the lower loop.
The S mint mark is slightly set right and tilted right.
Full Coin Photos